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The number of people who came out to the Adler Planetarium's solar eclipse event Monday exceeded organization's expectations.
Monday's historic solar eclipse truly was a sight to behold, from Carbondale to the Adler Planetarium to downtown Chicago.
Experts have long warned that watching a solar eclipse without proper eyewear can lead to potential damage in your eyes. But what might that damage look like?
From Chicago to Carbondale, thousands of people are heading outside in hopes of catching a glimpse of the total solar eclipse - and some are going all out.
Millions of Americans gazed in wonder through telescopes, cameras and disposable protective glasses Monday as the moon blotted out the sun in the first full-blown solar eclipse to sweep the U.S.
Watch the total solar eclipse as it happened over Carbondale, Illinois Monday -- in less than a minute.