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Annular solar eclipse

This was pretty exciting to see the May 20, 2012 solar eclipse, especially after watching the lunar eclipse back in December 2011. This was a full Ring of Fire solar eclipse (though from Southern California, we didn’t get to see the full ring), which is part of a series of events that’s supposed to take place this year. The first being this solar eclipse – which is also the alignment of the sun, moon, earth, and the Pleiades constellation. The second is supposed to be the transit of Venus across the sun. Read the rest of this entry