Total lunar eclipse captured January 20-21, 2000. (Mr. Eclipse/Fred Espenak) The first total lunar eclipse in two years will grace the sky the night of Monday, Dec. 20, and we want you to be there. Sure, it's a school night, but with winter solstice and a new year upon us, what better time to gather your family and friends to see the moon in a new light?
At NASA, we're pretty excited for this year's lunar eclipse, so we're offering a number of features and activities for astronomy buffs and moon-gazers alike. To learn about the science behind eclipses, visit NASA's Eclipse page, where Mr. Eclipse provides information about viewing the eclipse from all over the United States.
Want to know more about the lunar eclipse? Lunar experts from NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center will be hosting a live Web chats to discuss the eclipse. Later on Mon., Dec. 20, make
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