How Eclipses Have Changed History

The ‘Great American Eclipse’ is upon us (well, more ‘U.S.’ than ‘us’…I’m on the other side of the globe), so what better time to take a look back at how eclipses have changed history and our understanding of the universe…starting in ancient times, right through to the science experiments being done during tomorrow’s eclipse. For instance, did you know that an eclipse ‘destroyed’ the planet Vulcan? Find out more in the video above.

via The Daily Grail

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