Here’s how the solar eclipse could affect the US power grid

On August 21, 2017, parts of the United States will experience a total solar eclipse — when the moon crosses between the Earth and the sun, and blocks out the sun's light. The eclipse is bound to be an incredible experience. But since the moon will completely (and partially in some areas) cover the sun, it will pose challenges for …

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Solar eclipse 2017: Make your own solar eclipse viewer

Can't find solar eclipse glasses or don't want to risk staying outside on Aug. 21? Don't worry - there are several other safe alternatives that will allow you to enjoy the Great American Eclipse without risking damaging your vision and, best of all, all you will need are some common household items. Cereal box viewer …

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Volkswagen To Bring Back The Iconic Microbus in 2022 – Only This Time It’s Electric

After more than a decade of teasing by VW, an iconic symbol of the California lifestyle is coming back as an electric vehicle that will carry both passengers and cargo. Volkswagen made it official today: it's bringing back one of America's most beloved vehicles, the microbus, this time as a fully-electric van that will carry both …

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Vision Mercedes-Maybach 6 Cabriolet is the future of electric luxury – Business Insider

The Vision Mercedes-Maybach 6 Cabriolet is a 750 horsepower electric convertible. On Friday, Mercedes-Maybach unveiled its new Vision 6 Cabriolet concept at the 2017 Monterey Car Week in Monterey, California. The stunning drop top is the ultimate embodiment of the Mercedes' Sensual Purity design philosophy. The concept melds classic automotive design element with a sleek …

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Amazon issues refunds for potentially phony eclipse glasses

Amazon says it is taking action against potentially counterfeit solar eclipse glasses. The company said Sunday that it contacted and issued refunds to some customers who purchased glasses on Amazon that "may not comply with industry standards." Amazon has also removed a few listings for glasses on its website "out of an abundance of caution." …

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