Stuck in an office for the Eclipse Without Eclipse Glasses? Improvise!

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Northern Lights Now – At my office in Burlington Vermont, we wanted to view the eclipse but didn’t have eclipse glasses… so this is what we did.

1) Styrofoam lunch container

Styrofoam lunch container
Styrofoam lunch container

2) Mechanical pencil
Mechanical Pencil
Mechanical Pencil

4) Poke a hole

Poke a pinhole in the container
Poke a pinhole in the container

5) Align the hole with the sun and the dark Surface

Align the hole with the sun onto a dark surface
Align the hole with the sun onto a dark surface

6) ECLIPSE!!!!

Now we can look at the eclipse!
Now we can look at the eclipse!