The best time and place to view total solar eclipses in our Solar System is just when and where there are observers to see them. Let that sink in.
The basic idea is that meeting the requirements for the habitability of the Earth for observers makes it more likely that solar eclipses are possible.
Total solar eclipses will be visible only for another 250 million years.
“It rolled at you across the land at 1,800 miles an hour, hauling darkness like plague behind it.”
Here are tips for using this rare astronomical event to share principles of intelligent design.