How to safely view the eclipse

On Mon 8 April, some areas of the US will be under a total solar eclipse. Columbus, MS, home of MUW, isn’t in the pathway of the total eclipse, but you can still view a partial eclipse, as long as you take the proper precautions.

View Dr. Hanes’ tips on YouTube.

Dr. Josh Hanes, Associate Professor of Mathematics in the Dept. of Sciences and Mathematics at MUW, gives background info on the eclipse and some tips for its safe viewing between 1:30 and 2:15 8 April 2024.

Dr. Hanes, wearing protective solar glasses, pointing at the sun.