What Makes A Lunar Eclipse?

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By By Steve Pool

SEATTLE - A lunar eclipse - when the moon seems to have a “bite” taken out of it - is caused when the moon’s orbit takes the moon through the Earth’s shadow. If only part of the moon touches the shadow, we have a “partial” eclipse.

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YouNews Celebrating the 4th in Bellingham! Celebrating the 4th in Bellingham!
For the last several years my church, Central Lutheran in Bellingham (down the hill from WWU), has hosted a 4th of July gathering where anyone can come and join us to watch the fireworks. This year, I set up outside our preschool for this shot.