Getting a Feel for Eclipses [braille]

Graphic, Tactile

Accession Number: 2018.19.1-2

Summary/Description: Two (2) copies. In preparation for the August 21, 2018 Solar Eclipse, NASA authorized a tactile guide to solar eclipses for use with a variety of audiences and age groups. The guide includes three tactile graphics thermoformed on Braillon paper: an illustration of the alignment of the Sun with the Moon and Earth during the path of totality, an illustration of four visual aspects of the sun and moon during the event, and a map of the U.S. with the path of totality marked. Book includes braille and large print captions, and a QR code that links to the accessible online guide in both English and Spanish.

Author: Runyon, Cass

Collection: APH Collection

Credit Line: APH Collection, 2018.19

Publisher: Haptically Speaking, McCarty Printing

Publisher Place: Erie, Pennsylvania

Publish Date: 2016

Subjects: Eclipses Tactile graphics Braille

Physical Description: Paper covers, twin-ring bound, 2 pages; 14 x 18.75 x 0.375 in.