On Monday Aug. 21, 2017, there will be a total solar eclipse. One of the best places to view the eclipse is in our own backyard in Hopkinsville. There will also be eclipse-watching events in Bowling Green.
Live Blog -- Total Solar Eclipse Crosses The U.S.
It is indeed dark during the day as a total solar eclipse makes its way from Oregon to South Carolina. Eleven states are in the path of total darkness. Follow the astronomical phenomenon's journey across America along with NPR journalists and others experiencing the eclipse.