Audience Responses to Viewing the August 21, 2017 Solar Eclipse

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    The results of a survey representing the reactions and responses of 29,095 individuals across the USA who witnessed the eclipse or participated in eclipse-related events on or around August 21, 2017, are reported. The surveys collect a body of data showing the demographics of these respondents and an analysis of the responses they gave in terms of motivations for participation, learning, future plans as a result of the event, and in summarizing the overall experience. Conclusions show future efforts at similar events could be directed to broaden participation and increase engagement.
    Originele taal-2English
    TitelCelebrating the 2017 Great American Eclipse: Lessons Learned from the Path of Totality
    RedacteurenSanlyn Buxner, Linda Shore, Joseph Jensen
    Plaats van productieSan Francisco, CA
    UitgeverijAstronomical Society of the Pacific
    Pagina's405-409
    Aantal pagina's5
    Volume516
    ISBN van elektronische versie978-1-58381-922-7
    ISBN van geprinte versie978-1-58381-921-0
    StatusPublished - 2019

    Publicatie series

    NaamAstronomical Society of the Pacific Conference Series
    UitgeverijAstronomical Society of the Pacific
    Volume516

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