A Solar Eclipse occurs when the Moon passes in front of part or all of the Sun, which casts a shadow over a certain area of the Earth. Observers in South-East Australia and New Zealand will be able to view a Partial Solar Eclipse on the 7th February, 2008.
I've written an article which will give you all the information you need to prepare for this rare event - including:
You can read the article by clicking on the link below:
You'll be able to read reports and view images taken by IceInSpace members on the IceInSpace Forum. A discussion thread has been created here, so keep an eye on it and we'd love for you to contribute your thoughts and experiences - please register so you can start posting!