How to Watch the Solar Eclipse with Your Kids

On August 21, 2017, the United States will witness a solar eclipse. Parts of fourteen states will experience a total solar eclipse, but people in every region can observe at least a partial eclipse of the sun.

We talked to Dr. Amy Mainzer, a NASA astronomer who is better known to kids as Dr. Amy from Ready Jet Go!, about helping children understand and safely experience this amazing astronomical event.

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