News | Environment | local | Eclipse 2017Statesman Journal | July 23, 2017 9:16 a.m. | Salem, Oregon
Millions of visitors are projected to swarm the forests and mountains in states within the eclipse path of totality, at the same time wildfire danger and summer tourism is reaching its apex.
Books | Arts | NW Life | State of WonderOPB | July 21, 2017 12:09 p.m.
“The Big Eclipse,” by award-winning author and illustrator Nancy Coffelt, balances goofy, eclipse-glasses-wearing animals with lessons about science and safety.
News | Environment | local | Eclipse 2017OPB | July 21, 2017 11:41 a.m.
Oregon’s Department of Forestry is asking land owners in several districts around the state to do their part as the eclipse nears.
Entertainment | Arts | local | NW Life | Music | Books | State of WonderOPB | July 22, 2017 noon
On this week’s "State of Wonder": Portugal. The Man on the key to their new album, sci-fi best-seller Daniel Wilson on the ancient robots in his newest novel, and eclipse mania.
News | local | NW Life | Eclipse 2017AP | July 20, 2017 3:51 p.m. | La Grande, Ore.
People traveling to northeastern Oregon to see next month's solar eclipse now have another lodging option.
Arts | Science | Technology | Education | Environment | NW Life | local | Eclipse 2017OPB | July 19, 2017 12:01 p.m. | Portland
On the morning of Aug. 21, 2017, the moon will pass in front of the sun creating a rare total solar eclipse in Oregon and casting parts of the state into complete daytime darkness. In other words, photographic gold.
News | Environment | local | NW Life | Think Out LoudOPB | July 19, 2017 9:23 a.m. | Portland
Author David Baron wrote "American Eclipse," a book about the eclipse of 1878. He explains how the celestial event gave American scientists a chance to prove themselves on the world stage.
Thomas Edison and other noted American scientists traveled out west to watch the eclipse of 1878. It was the dawn of the age of science in America.
News | local | Science | Eclipse 2017OPB | July 15, 2017 2:07 p.m. | Portland
The Oregon Department of Justice says some hotels are capitalizing on the demand for hotels ahead of the eclipse.
News | local | NW Life | Business | Recreation | Eclipse 2017AP | June 26, 2017 12:34 p.m. | Portland
Alaska Airlines is offering a charter flight over the Pacific Ocean this Aug. 21 that will allow select passengers to view the astronomical event from the sky.
News | Environment | local | NW Life | Eclipse 2017OPB | May 9, 2017 2:27 p.m. | Terrebonne, Oregon
With nearly every lodging option booked within the path of the eclipse, thousands of visitors are expected to spill over onto public lands.
Entertainment | News | local | NW Life | Economy | Recreation | State of WonderOPB | May 5, 2017 6 p.m. | Spray, Oregon
The town of Spray, population 160, is bracing for 10,000 visitors and wondering, how do you begin to feed and house that many?
News | Environment | Science | local | NW Life | Eclipse 2017AP | April 23, 2017 8:49 a.m. | Prineville, Oregon
Central Oregon officials have lifted the attendance cap to 30,000 for a music and arts festival scheduled to coincide with a solar eclipse in August.
News | Environment | Science | local | NW Life | Eclipse 2017AP | April 19, 2017 4:01 p.m. | Salem, Oregon
State park officials opened 1,000 additional campsites for people coming to watch the summer solar eclipse from Oregon. And it didn't long for them to fill.
News | local | Business | Science | Eclipse 2017The Register-Guard | March 27, 2017 8:03 a.m.
On Aug. 21, not long after the clock strikes 10 a.m. on the central Oregon Coast, the moon will blot out the sun, briefly turning day into night and warmth into coolness.
News | local | Science | OPB News BlogOPB | March 30, 2015 1:45 p.m. | Portland
Rain, rain, stay away so we can catch the lunar eclipse on Saturday.
News | local | Science | OPB News BlogOPB | Oct. 8, 2014 7:15 a.m.
A lunar eclipse grazed the skies of Portland Wednesday morning.