By Angel Torres
Images Luis Hernández
A very special sensation that surpasses all human knowledge, as it is a change in the light, the atmosphere and the temperature, was experienced in different places of the United States during the solar eclipse that took place on August 21.
From coast to coast, millions of residents of the States congregated in parks, stadiums, and outside of their homes wearing special sunglasses that are need in this type of events in order to appreciate this impressive phenomenon which last happened 100 years ago.
As soon as the spectacle began, the shadow of the moon covered the sun little by little forming a crown of fire around him; a unique moment that created excitement and euphoria among the people and other living beings.
Even though eclipses are inexplicable for many, they are also surprising and represent an opportunity for scientists to make accurate investigations of the solar atmosphere.