Cosmic forces align for a spectacular Atacama eclipse

Cosmic forces align for a spectacular Atacama eclipse
‘Those who have experienced eclipses know it is a really powerful experience. It takes you away from the day-to-day of our small concerns’

As luck would have it, one of the best spots to view the next solar eclipse, the Atacama desert in northern Chile, also happens to be one of the world’s best stargazing regions

If you have regrets about missing out on the  spectacle of totality during summer 2017’s solar eclipse mania – or if you just want to live it all over again – you’re in luck. Another total solar eclipse is happening soon, this time dazzling South America.

On July 2, starting off the coast of New Zealand, the eclipse will reach its peak about 1,000 kilometres north of Easter Island, says Alex Young, an associate director for science...

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