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A partial solar eclipse turns the sun into a fiery crescent in the skies over Bavaria. For some fortunate sky-watchers looking up on Thursday, the black silhouette of the moon will glide across the face of the sun in a majestic partial solar eclipse . The sky show starts in the late afternoon for viewers in the southern parts of South America, the South Pacific, and Antarctica. Depending on location, viewers (with proper eye protection) may see up to 60 percent of the sun blocked by the moon’s dark disk. Here’s everything you need to know to enjoy this stunning celestial event. Solar Eclipse 101 A total solar eclipse happens somewhere on Earth once every year or two. What is an eclipse? L... Full story

13 February