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Countdown to Heartland Eclipse 2017: Make a pinhole camera

(Source: NASA) (Source: NASA)
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What is a safe way to watch the eclipse without staring into the sun?

Create your own pin hole camera. All you need are 2 pieces of thick paper, aluminum foils, tape, a pin or paper clip and a pair of scissors.

Once completed the pin hole will cast a shadow and you will be able to watch the moon cross in front of the sun.

You'll find the step-by-step instructions from NASA here.

Lastly, remember to never look directly at the sun with anything other than equipment that is specifically designed for looking at it.

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