A South American Total Eclipse

Gregg Dinderman / S&T, Source: Fred Espenak

Concerns about COVID-19 may put a crimp in travel plans for many of us hoping to see the December 14th total solar eclipse, but the show will go on regardless.

I booked a flight to Argentina for the event, but as I write this (at the start of September), international travel remains iffy. Thousands of eager umbraphiles may find themselves in the same situation as we collectively grapple with a pandemic that has upended so many lives. Never fear. Even if you can’t make it to the centerline, you’re guaranteed a front row