Famous Philly Astronomer Breaks Down Upcoming Total Eclipse

Chief astronomer Derrick Pitts of the Franklin Institute in Philadelphia describes what we ll get to see Aug. 21 when a rare total eclipse will be visible across the United States. Pitts then talks new planets orbiting other stars.

(Published Sunday, July 9, 2017)

Chief astronomer Derrick Pitts of the Franklin Institute in Philadelphia describes what we ll get to see Aug. 21 when a rare total eclipse will be visible across the United States. Pitts then talks new planets orbiting other stars.