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The Sun's corona, a fiery halo, is still a mystery to scientists

Paul Sutter is an astrophysicist at The Ohio State University and the chief scientist at COSI science center . Sutter leads science-themed tours around the world at . Sutter contributed this article to's Expert Voices:

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Tech Q&A: Streaming live sports, photographing the eclipse, ditching your work phone and more

How to stream live sports Q: I love sports. Can I watch football streaming online? A: You can find any kind of movie or TV series on streaming services like Netflix and Hulu, but sports are more elusive — largely because games a

Man who suffered eye damage in 1962 eclipse warns others not to make the same mistakes

A total solar eclipse is slated to happen on Monday, as the Moon will cross in front of the Sun, blotting out the light from our favorite star for a couple of minutes along a 70-mile-wide swath of the U.S. that runs from Oregon to South Carolina.

OFFICERS DOWN 6 cops shot, 1 dead in separate Fla., Pa. shootings

Three people were in custody Friday night, including a “strong suspect,” after one police officer was fatally shot and another suffered grave injuries in Kissimmee, Fla., south of Orlando.   At a press briefing, Police Chief Je

Doctors brace for rise in ER visits ahead of solar eclipse

As potentially millions of Americans travel to see the total solar eclipse on Monday (Aug. 21), doctors are bracing for a spike in visits to emergency rooms (ERs) across the country, experts say.   "I suspect there will be a

BOOTED FROM FLIGHT Father, daughter kicked off plane over their language

A father and daughter were kicked off a Frontier Airlines flight in Orlando Wednesday after allegedly privately expressing their displeasure with the airline, News 6 reports. Eric and Whitney Miller had just boarded the flight to St. Louis af

Drone used to smuggle 13 pounds of meth from Mexico

SAN DIEGO –  A 25-year-old U.S. citizen has been charged with using a drone to smuggle more than 13 pounds of methamphetamine from Mexico, an unusually large seizure for what is still a novel technique for bringing illegal drugs into the U


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