When the Moon passes directly in front of the Sun it doesn't always block out all of the Sun's disc. How can this be? Terry Moseley explains the difference between an Annular and a Total Solar Eclipse and talks about our next annular eclipse, viewed in Tanzania 2016.Read More
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The Independent Travellers blog takes you on a journey around the world, following their eclipse addiction, mixing astronomy and travel perfectly.
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The Independent Travellers dedication to involve and educate the local communities about a Total Solar Eclipse was bought to life in the Faroe Islands, with strong media presence. Read on to find out more on our community involvment and why this is at the very HEART of our tours.....Read More
Someone on the Faroe Islands Tour asked an unusual question about Saros Cycles to which Terry was only able to give him an approximate answer. It amounted to 'How many Total Eclipse Saros cycles can run concurrently?'
Like most things to do with eclipses, it's not simple, so this is Terry's response...Read More
Introducing The Independent Traveller's new blog - Our photographer Corinne Meyer speaks about her photography journey and her first time experiencing a TOTAL SOLAR ECLIPSE in the Faroe Islands!Read More