Eclipse of the sun project – Astronomy

By |2018-05-31T11:49:16-07:00August 17th, 2017|Physics|

(not to scale)Thanks to The Fraudulent Volcano blog To see how an eclipse happens, get a flashlight or a candle (to be the sun). Get an orange (to be the Earth). And get a ball about 1/4 the size of the orange (to be the moon). Put the orange and the ball on a table about eight inches apart from [...]