Lunar Eclipse 2011: Live on Google Doodle, YouTube and Here on ABC News.com

There was no solar eclipse today, even though people were searching for it online. Instead, the great lunar eclipse of 2011 -- a majestic phenomenon that occurs when the moon, passing through Earth's shadow, turns an eerie, rusty red because of sunlight bent by Earth's distorting atmosphere -- was seen by hundreds of millions of people. The downside for Americans is that today's eclipse was not visible from North America. But the Google home page used it as its Google Doodle, showing the...Full Story
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