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  • Safe Solar Eclipse Viewing - Infographic

    Jul. 21, 2017

    The American Academy of Ophthalmology and the American Astronomical Society are working together to make sure everyone knows how to watch the coming eclipse safely. Looking directly at the sun, even while it's partially eclipsed, can permanently damage vision or blind you.

    The Aug. 21 total solar eclipse will be a once-in-a-lifetime event for many people. A little preparation now can ensure that you and your family enjoy the event and keep your eyes healthy.

    Download Image: Eclipse Eye Safety Infographic (JPG, 135 kb)

    Infographic showing safe eclipse viewing techniques and warning about unsafe viewing practices.