By Canon Peters
What are eclipses?
An eclipse is when the Moon passes between the Earth and the Sun. The Moon blocks the light of the Sun and a shadow of the Moon is cast on the Earth's surface. This is a solar eclipse.
Explain the shadow
The moon is between the earth and the sun and the moon blocks the sunlight to the earth. Which causes the earth to be partially or fully covered in shadows.
Will there be any eclipse in 2017, that we can see in the DFW area?
Yes there will be eclipse in 2017. And there is a 76 percent chance that you will be able to see the eclipse in Dallas Texas.