solar eclipse http://kcur.org en Eclipse Of The Sun: Did You Fall Into The Ring Of Fire's Path? http://kcur.org/post/eclipse-sun-did-you-fall-ring-fires-path "That's got to be the prettiest thing I've ever seen," <a href="http://www.npr.org/2012/05/20/153168566/millions-watch-ring-of-fire-eclipse-cross-asia-u-s" target="_blank">Brent Veltri of Salida, Colo., told The Associated Press</a>, when asked about the eclipse of the sun that was visible across the western U.S. on Sunday afternoon and in much of Asia earlier today.<p>The celestial show attracted quite a crowd. According to the AP:<p><blockquote><p>"Viewing parties were held in Reno, Nev., Oakland, Calif., and elsewhere. Mon, 21 May 2012 11:23:00 +0000 Mark Memmott 18024 at http://kcur.org Eclipse Of The Sun: Did You Fall Into The Ring Of Fire's Path? Solar Eclipse This Sun-day http://kcur.org/post/solar-eclipse-sun-day <p>Kansas Citians will partially see a partial solar eclipse Sunday, weather-permitting. <span style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; font-weight: normal; letter-spacing: normal; line-height: normal; orphans: 2; text-align: -webkit-auto; text-indent: 0px; text-transform: none; white-space: normal; widows: 2; word-spacing: 0px; -webkit-text-size-adjust: auto; -webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255); display: inline !important; float: none; ">The reason for all the partitioning is due to two phenomena: One is that the moon will only partially cover the sun, and the other, more familiar reason is that the sun will be setting when all this happens.</span></p><p> Wed, 16 May 2012 17:13:42 +0000 Emilie Mutert 17774 at http://kcur.org Solar Eclipse This Sun-day