eclipse viewer using reflectors
Here are listed many ways of looking at the sun using a
making any of them. If you have any more ideas, participate
in designing a device for safe viewing the solar eclipse.
Cover a mirror with a sheet of cardboard with a hole of about 1cm cut
in it. Point the mirror such that the reflection of the sun falls on
a wall or on the side of a building and watch the eclipse as it happens.
An umbrella reflector
reflective stickers (many of them) and stick it on the inside of an
umbrella. Point the umbrella, the other way around at the sun such that
the reflection of the sun falls on a flat surface like a wall of a building
or a fence. You will see hundreds of sun images. For fun, paint the
outside of the umbrella with bright images of sun and moon.
in designing a device for the safe viewing of the solar eclipse. The
best of these designs will be honored with 'Crescent on the Sun Award'
on the 10th of August, one day before the day of the total eclipse.
details, look up design a solar viewer