Eclipse glasses offer the simplest way to view the eclipse safely. In partnership with manufacturer Rainbow Symphony, we are offering Totality App eclipse glasses at incredibly low prices. Order now to be sure you get your glasses in time for the eclipse!
Special offer for schools and school districts: We are making quantities of 500 or more available at special pricing as low as 50¢ each. Contact us for details if interested.
If you like our app, you’ll love our books.
ECLIPSE DISCOUNT: For a limited time, get a 30% discount on books with the “Buy Direct” option; use the discount code “Eclipse2017” at checkout.
CHILDREN’S ECLIPSE BOOK: Looking for a children’s book that is specifically focuses on eclipses and the science behind them? The non-profit National Science Teachers Association offers When the Sun Goes Dark, by Andrew Fraknoi and Dennis Schatz, which we highly recommend!
Big Kid Science, the sponsor of this free app, encourages you to show your support by donating to some of our favorite nonprofits focused on STEM education:
Story Time From Space Store
Story Time From Space is a project of the Global Space Education Foundation in which astronauts on the International Space Station video themselves reading children’s books and conducting related science demonstrations. The videos and additional curriculum materials then posted freely for anyone in the world to use. LEARN more or donate to Story Time From Space
Voyage is a project of the National Center for Earth and Space Science Education that offers permanent, outdoor scale model solar systems to communities around the world. This photo shows the Sun and inner planets of the Voyage model on the National Mall in Washington, DC.
- Learn more about donating in support of Voyage.
- Interested in becoming a Voyage community? A complete Voyage scale model solar system can be installed in your community for approximately $30,000. More information available here.
Astronomical Society of the Pacific
For more than 100 years, the Astronomical Society of the Pacific (ASP) has inspired professionals, researchers, educators, amateurs, students, and others to look up and wonder about our place in the universe, and about what the universe can teach and tell us about ourselves. CHECK OUT the ASP’s great astronomy products or donate directly to support their outreach efforts.
Astronomers Without Borders
This great organization’s motto is “one people, one sky.” They create and support international outreach programs, with a focus on developing nations, that educate, inform, and inspire through astronomy and skygazing. Learn more or donate directly.