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What to do with your solar eclipse glasses

What can you do with your solar eclipse glasses now that the eclipse has passed? You can hold onto them as a keepsake of the event, but several organizations are also collecting them so that they can be donated to others for a future eclipse.


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Solar eclipse drawings wanted!

Send us drawings to be featured on the 6 PM news and our online gallery!

A child drawing a picture of the sun. (Getty)

What an eclipse sounds like -- and why it matters

People will be looking to the sky on Monday to witness a total solar eclipse. Others will be listening to it. And to Harvard University astronomers working to transform the rare sight into sound, the eclipse should create a symphony.

Bernadetta King, program manager of the Bureau of Services for the Visually Impaired at Opportunities for Ohioans with Disabilities, visits Alum Creek State Park, north of Columbus, Ohio. (Ohio Department of Natural Resources)

No eclipse glasses? Here’s how to make your own viewer

Your Morning meteorologist Kelsey McEwen explains how you can make your own solar eclipse viewer.

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Oilers rally to beat Stars, tie Western Conference Final

With the Edmonton Oilers down two goals late in the first period of Game 4, Rogers Place was quiet, fans seemingly bewildered at the early, quick scoring of the Dallas Stars and the slow start by the home team. Ryan McLeod's marker with six-and-a-half minutes in the opening frame left changed all that.