This exhibit explores science, mythology, and history of solar and
lunar eclipses, their global relevance to our lives, and the varied
art and cultural perspectives inspired by these extraordinary events.
Listen to scientists and eclipse specialists share their knowledge
with you on this topic as you simultaneously interact with relevant
imagery and the varied multi-cultural and environmental sounds are
original and created by Viper Vertex for this exhibit. The video
of Total Solar and Lunar Eclipses used in this exhibit has been
shot on location by JoAnn Gillerman and Rob Terry of Viper Vertex.
Their video of Total Solar Eclipses includes: Siberia '08, Libya '06, Turkey
'99, Venezuela '98, India '95, Bolivia '94, Hawaii '91 and Washington/USA
'79 - and several Lunar Eclipses over the years. Additional
eclipse photographs and video included in this exhibit have been
contributed by other eclipse enthusiasts and astronomers. A primary
source of science information used in this exhibit is from the book
"Observe Eclipses" by Dr. Mike Reynolds and Richard Sweetsir.
In The Shadow: Total Solar Eclipses