August 21, 2017 Special Eclipse Day Edition

Today, at approximately 1:30 p.m., darkness will replace daylight in Nashville as a total solar eclipse of the sun occurs. The total eclipse is expected to last less than three minutes. Read more...

Safe eclipse viewing tips


"There are risks of viewing the eclipse without any eye protection," warns Nathan Podoll, M.D., assistant professor of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences. "Normally if you look directly at the sun, the natural response is to squint, shield your eyes, blink or turn away." Read more...