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Martian eclipses can be detected on a lander's… seismograph?

9 Oct 2020, 13:00 UTC
Martian eclipses can be detected on a lander's… seismograph? NASA/JPL-Caltech/Malin Space Science Systems/Texas A&M Univ.

My first (and so far, only) total solar eclipse was in August 2017. I was in Wyoming, and the minutes leading up to totality were odd. The lighting around us changed, the temperature dropped, and we could all feel conditions feeling weirder and weirder right up until the Moon completely blocked the Sun.

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