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  1. Stargazing on Bute to mark solar eclipseRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Buteman Today

    ... 20, will attract the attention of astronomers all over the world - many of whom are expected to travel to the Faroe Islands and the Svalbard Islands in the Arctic Circle, the only places in the world where the Sun will be totally hidden, to ...

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  2. Join Astronomy for totality in the Faroe IslandsRead the original story

    Monday Mar 2 | Astronomy

    How time flies. Next month, it will be my privilege to join a group of Astronomy readers to see a total eclipse from the Faroe Islands in the North Atlantic.

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  3. Solar eclipse will bring darkness to Devon next monthRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | This Is North Devon

    Head of the HM Nautical Almanac Office, Dr Steve Bell, said: "The path of totality lies well to the northwest of the UK making landfall over the Faroe Islands and Svalbard as totality moves towards the North Pole. The UK will see this eclipse as a deep partial eclipse.

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  4. China's Xi Jinping loves football so much he's put it on...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | The Independent

    ... a few spots behind the tiny Caribbean nation of Antigua and Barbuda (population 90,000), and just ahead of the Faroe Islands (population 49,500). In the past three decades, the men's team has made it into the World Cup tournament only once (in 2002, ...

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  5. UK Solar Eclipse 2015: Birmingham will be plunged into darkness in rare cosmic eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | IcWolverhampton

    ... eclipse - with 100 per cent of sunlight vanishing for two and a half minutes - will be visible only from the Faroe Islands and northern Scandinavia. The rest of the UK will vary from 84 per cent coverage of the sun in London to 94 per cent in ...

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  6. Solar eclipse: How and where to watch itRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... those who are willing to travel further afield there is an eclipse cruise from Newcastle in travelling to the Faroe Islands in time to witness the eclipse. The simplest and cheapest way is to make a very easy pinhole camera by poking a hole in a ...

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  7. Solar eclipse: darkness to fall on BritainRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | The First Post

    ... Scotland will be shaded from 94 per cent of its light, The Independent says. Northern Scandinavia and the Faroe Islands will experience a total solar eclipse. Never look directly at the sun during an eclipse, or you will risk serious eye damage. ...

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  8. Somerset braced for spectacular solar eclipseRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | Chardandilminsternews.co.uk

    ... darkness. However, the eclipse in Somerset will only be partial, with sky watchers having to travel to the Faroe Islands to see a full eclipse. The eclipse will begin in the UK at 8.45am with the maximum eclipse, when the moon is nearest the middle ...

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  9. Solar eclipse in March will see skies over Devon darkenRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | This is The West Country

    A solar eclipse occurs when the Moon passes between Earth and the Sun, totally or partly obscuring the Sun for a viewer on Earth. A total solar eclipse occurs when the Moon's apparent diameter is larger than the Sun, blocking all direct sunlight, turning day into darkness, however the eclipse in Devon will only be partial, with skywatchers having to travel to the Faroe Islands to see a full eclipse.

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  10. There is a genuine reason to fear this year's solar eclipseRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | Metro UK News

    ... Office told MailOnline: 'The path of totality lies well to the northwest of the UK making landfall over the Faroe Islands and Svalbard as totality moves towards the North Pole. 'The place that sees the deepest partial eclipse of the sun in the UK is ...

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  11. Next UK solar eclipse: when is it, how do I watch it - and everything else there is to knowRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | The Independent

    ... peak at 9.31am before finishing at 10.41am. The eclipse will be total - covering the sun entirely - in the Faroe Islands and Norwegian island Svalbard. Those will be the only populated places on Earth where it can be seen in its full darkness. But ...

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  12. Solar eclipse in March to see daytime skies in Cornwall darkenRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | Falmouth Packet

    ... into darkness, however the eclipse in Cornwall will only be partial, with skywatchers having to travel to the Faroe Islands to see a full eclipse.

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  13. Victory against Finland vital' admits Northern Ireland boss Michael O'Neill ahead of Euro testRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | Fermanagh Today

    ... start to their qualifying campaign, claiming nine points from four opening fixtures. Wins against Hungary, the Faroe Islands and Greece were followed by November's 2-0 defeat to Group F favourites Romania in Bucharest. With a top two finish ...

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  14. Solar eclipse to block out 94% of sun in UKRead the original story

    Feb 24, 2015 | Metro UK News

    Next month large parts of the UK will be plunged into near darkness in the middle of the day during a solar eclipse. The sun's shadow will fall between on the sea between North West Scotland and Iceland and totality will be visible in the Faroe Islands for two minutes and two seconds.

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  15. Coleman: We're Ready For Artificial PitchRead the original story

    Feb 18, 2015 | Everton FC

    ... that used to playing on those types of surfaces, but I've played a game for Republic of Ireland against the Faroe Islands in the last qualifying campaign. It is different - but once we get going, hopefully everyone can settle into it and we can get ...

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  16. 'Five days in a perfect world', the 2015 National Folk FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | Canberra City News

    ... and praised the 1,100 to 1,200 volunteers and the sponsors who made it possible. From overseas will come the Faroe Islands group Kvonn, while from Britain comes the famous "Warhorse" songman Bob Fox, "a Geordie with a fabulous accent" and nominated ...

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  17. Katie Cleary's documentary 'Give Me Shelter' to premier February 24thRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... Mr. O'Barry works tirelessly to help stop the slaughter of dolphins and whales, specifically in Taiji and the Faroe Islands, and to stop the capture of these magnificent creatures for use in amusement parks for the entertainment of humans. Ms. ...

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  18. Chinese soccer is terrible, and now Xi Jinping has officials jumping to fix itRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... behind the Caribbean nation of Antigua and Barbuda (population 90,000) and not far ahead of northern Europe's Faroe Islands (population 49,500). In the past three decades, China's men's team has made it into the quadrennial World Cup tournament only ...

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  19. Notts County land McCourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2015 | Ananova

    ... hern Ireland international and played alongside Notts goalkeeper Roy Carroll in his country's 2-0 win over the Faroe Islands in October.

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  20. In China, a desperate desire for soccer competenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... a few spots behind the tiny Caribbean nation of Antigua and Barbuda (population 90,000), and just ahead of the Faroe Islands (population 49,500). In the past three decades, China's men's team has made it into the quadrennial World Cup tournament ...

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