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Fraser
2013-Jul-28, 12:31 PM
One of the most fascinating stories in modern astronomy involves the pursuit of a world that never was. Tomorrow marks the 135th anniversary of the total solar eclipse of July 29th, 1878. With a maximum totality of 3 minutes 11 seconds, this eclipse traced a path across western Canada and the United States from the [...]

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