HAO and the Great North American Eclipse 2017

Presenter: Animation
Date: Sunday, May 14, 2017

NCAR's High Altitude Observatory has been studying eclipses and the Sun's corona since the coronagraph was created in the 1930s. In fact, HAO was the first US research organization to secure and use the new instrument. In addition, the group has been studying eclipses happening throughout the world to learn more about the Sun and its corona for decades as well. Learn more about HAO, eclipses, and the focus of their research on the Sun in this informative 4-minute animation.

Topics:Sun and Space Weather
Audience:General public

Produced by Parker Street Animations with editing by T. Eastburn and HAO Scientists