Today just after 1:00pm is the start of the 2017 Solar Eclipse. Around 2:30 today the moon will reach its maximum coverage between us and and the sun.
It’s is never safe to stare at the sun so watching the eclipse may be a challenge if like me you havent got yourself protective eyewear specifically made for watching the eclipse. NOTE REGULAR SUNGLASSES ARE NOT ENOUGH PROTECTION.
Here’s some ideas on how to experience the phenomenon if you don’t have Eclipse glasses