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Sun-Earth Day Presents: Eclipse, In a Different Light


Photo of Einstein's Light Deflection
This is a photograph of one of the stars measured during the May 29, 1919 solar eclipse to confirm Einstein’s light deflection. The image has been magnified 281 times. The red dot shows where the star’s position should have been had the sun not been present. (Courtesy: Royal Observatory, Greenwich)
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