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Total Solar Eclipse 2017 - On Monday, August 21, 2017, all of North America will be treated to an eclipse of the sun. Anyone within the path of totality can see one of nature's most awe inspiring sights - a total solar eclipse.

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Total Solar Eclipse 2017 - On Monday, August 21, 2017, all of North America will be treated to an eclipse of the sun. Anyone within the path of totality can see one of nature's most awe inspiring sights - a total solar eclipse.

Amazon is issuing refunds to customers who purchased suspect solar eclipse glasses

Amazon is refunding customer purchases for protective solar eclipse glasses that it hasn't been able to confirm come from a reputable manufacturer, according to a safety notification from the company. Excitement has been building for the upcoming solar eclipse across the United States on August 21st, and would-be eclipse viewers have purchased protective glasses from retailers such as Amazon.com.

Solar Eclipse Glasses: Where to Buy the Best, High-Quality Eyewear

Update 8/4: Reports have recently surface of consumers unknowingly purchasing unsafe or counterfeit solar viewing glasses. If you have already purchased eclipse glasses, there are ways to test whether your glasses are safe to use. If you haven't purchased eclipse viewers yet, be sure to purchase a pair from one of the manufacturers or vendors that have been approved by the American Astronomical Society.

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