McMaster distributes 600,000 solar eclipse safe-viewing glasses ahead of April event

McMaster University is partnering with local libraries to distribute 600,000 safe-viewing glasses to people in Hamilton ahead of the upcoming solar eclipse. On April 8, a total solar eclipse is set to the darken the skies of several Ontario cities, with the best views available in Niagara Falls and Fort Erie. In preparation for the event, McMaster is providing glasses made of aluminized polyester to select public libraries in Brantford, Burlington, Haldimand, Norfolk, and Six Nations.

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