To mark the solar eclipse that swept across the Southern California sky on Thursday — the first one seen in Los Angeles in 2 1/2 years — the Cosmic Cafe on Mt. Wilson was serving up sandwiches and chili.
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A solar eclipse will sweep across most of the United States on Thursday, and you definitely want to check it out -- safely.
Get out your solar glasses and your pinhole projectors: There's a solar eclipse coming Thursday and you don't want to miss it!
Comet Siding Spring sailed past Mars on Sunday, coming 10 times closer to the Red Planet than any comet on record has come to Earth.
On Sunday, a comet the size of a mountain will brush past Mars, passing just 87,000 miles away from the red planet.