That total eclipse thing totally messed with porn traffic

The sun wasn’t the only thing eclipsed by the moon yesterday. Porn traffic took a big hit during the awe-inspiring solar eclipse. Porn platform xHamster reports that visits to their site was down 12 percent across the country during the peak ho.....»»

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The ultimate photobomb: NASA spied the Space Station crossing the eclipsing sun

The ultimate photobomb: NASA spied the Space Station crossing the eclipsing sun.....»»

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I was one of the first humans to see a solar eclipse in virtual reality

No special filtered glasses required to stare at the Sun in a Gear VR headset. Enlarge / Look all you want... in VR, this kind of view of the Sun is completely safe to stare at. I've been told that being present for a total eclipse of the Sun.....»»

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Despite being a space reporter, this total solar eclipse completely freaked me out

It's really difficult to explain what I just saw.  I'm a space reporter. I know the science: The moon moved in front of the sun from Earth's perspective, blotting out our nearest star's light and plunging us into an eerie twilight here in Lenoir.....»»

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Trump’s sun staring eclipses good solar safety sense

 Donald Trump wore proper safety glasses to look at the solar eclipse that crossed the U.S. today – at least at first. Near the end of his viewing, the President seems to have forgotten why he was wearing those stupid glasses to begin wit.....»»

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The 2017 solar eclipse is finally here

The first pass of the Great American Eclipse occurred over Oregon. As the moon passed over the sun, it cast a shadow over the state that lasted more than two minutes.  Read more...More about Mashable Video, Sun, Moon, Solar Eclipses, and Solar E.....»»

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Android 8.0 Oreo is official, starts rollout to devices

Google partners with Nabisco, ships code to AOSP, and posts system images. Enlarge (credit: Google) NEW YORK CITY—Happy Eclipse Day! As the Moon slowly crept its way across the Sun, Google took the opportunity to host an Eclipse-themed Andro.....»»

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The moon literally blocked the sun on Twitter

In case you don't know by now, America is currently experiencing a total solar eclipse, and the internet is full of jokes.  So it should come as no surprise that @NASAMoon and @NASASun, two of NASA's Twitter accounts, are also getting in on the.....»»

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Marvel"s Inhumans Character Poster Reveal: Maximus

Check out Game of Thrones' Iwan Rheon as the "Revolutionary" Maximus in this new character poster for Marvel's Inhumans. Welcome to Solar Eclipse Day! Timed with the blockage of the sun itself is this cool new Marvel's Inhumans character poster.....»»

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This jacket uses solar power to give off a Kryptonite-like glow in the dark

This jacket is powered by the sun and can glow for up to 12 hours. The high-tech jacket stores light from the sun during the day and then releases it night. It also looks super cool.  Read more...More about Watercooler, Technology, Mashable Vide.....»»

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How To Watch the Total Solar Eclipse Across America

The American solar eclipse is here. It will be visible across the United States during the morning and early afternoon of Monday 21 August. If you've never seen a total eclipse of the sun, the chances are that you are going to turn to the internet f.....»»

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Eclipse nails are the beauty trend of choice for space geeks

Friends, it is happening. On Monday, the moon will pass between the sun for the first total solar eclipse visible from North America since 1979.  Perhaps you don't care. That's fine! More eclipse glasses for the rest of us.  SEE ALSO: How t.....»»

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10 glasses that will protect absolutely no one during the solar eclipse

ICYMI, space scientists really don't want us staring up at the sun for today's solar eclipse without wearing the right eye protection. Sure, you can make your own viewing devices at home, but that doesn't mean you can just wear any old thing and call.....»»

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A space nerd"s guide to the Great American Eclipse

On August 21, the skies above a large swath of the contiguous United States will darken to an eerie twilight as the moon passes between the Earth and the sun, casting a dark shadow on the face of our planet. And we're here for it -- in a big way.....»»

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Google and UC Berkeley to create movie from eclipse images

The pictures of the total solar eclipse will also be used to study the Sun's outermost atmosphere......»»

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How do Flat Earth truthers explain the eclipse? These weird-as-hell videos explain it.

It is widely understood that on August 21, North America will experience a total solar eclipse for the first time since 1979. For a few brief, blissful moments, the moon will pass between the sun and the Earth, blocking the star from view for anyone.....»»

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A brand new musical composition will help people who are blind experience the solar eclipse

If you could hear it, what would a total solar eclipse sound like?  As the moon passes between the Earth and the sun, blotting out the star for millions on Monday, a team of scientists hopes that people around the United States will have the cha.....»»

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August is the Sunday of the year

If you're anything like me, your soul thrives in the summer and shrivels up the rest of the year.  May and June are beacons of hope for you as your claw your way out of your cold, rainy cave and emerge a new human being in the sweet summer sun......»»

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Pokemon Ultra Sun and Moon Includes Kanto Tease

Sharp-eyed fans have begun speculating that a Pokemon Red and Blue homage could indicate a return to Kanto. A new trailer for Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon has released as part of the Pokemon World Championships, featuring some new character.....»»

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Self-sufficient Eclipse Chasers Hit the Road To "Totality"

An anonymous reader shares a report: Michael Zeiler packed his portable toilet then headed out on a 10-hour drive from New Mexico to Wyoming where, on Monday, he intends to mark the ninth time he has seen the moon pass in front of the sun in a total.....»»

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