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Safely Watch the Solar Eclipse

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Guest Blogger: Shlomit Schaal, MD, PhD, Professor and Chair, Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, UMass Memorial Eye Center

The eclipse is coming. The eclipse is coming.

On Monday, August 21, a total solar eclipse will be visible in the certain areas of the United States for the first time since 1979. It’s been almost 40 years since we’ve been able to see an eclipse here in Massachusetts. Be sure to watch it safely.