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  1. STARS: Astronomer Brian Woosnam shares his tips for UK's first solar eclipse since 1999Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2015 | Rhyl Journal

    ... 1999 the next one after this date will be 2026. Stargazing Live will be covering the eclipse live from the Faroe Islands where there will be a total eclipse on BBC 1 from 9am and Liz Bonnin will take to the skies above the Faroes for the best chance ...

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  2. Sixty Percent of New Jobs in Tourism IndustryRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2015 | Iceland Review

    The number of tourists visiting Iceland in 2015 is expected to increase by 25 percent, according to daily FrA ttablaA iA today. A total of 1.2 million visitors are expected to arrive via KeflavA k International Airport, 150,000 via the ferry which travels between the European mainland and SeyA isfjA rA ur, East Iceland, and ReykjavA k airport, which connects Iceland with Greenland and the Faroe Islands, as well as 200,000 via cruise ships.

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  3. Chelmsford man hoping to be first to take pictures of a solar eclipse by droneRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2015 | Chelmsfordweeklynews.co.uk

    Drone pilots Matt Harris, of Thurrock, and Alistair Gillan, 47, of Chelmsford, will be travelling up to the Faroe Islands, which lie north-west of Scotland in the North Atlantic, to attempt to take photos of the next solar eclipse, on March 20. The challenge will take place from the Cruise and Maritime Voyages Magellan cruise ship to put them in the best possible position to take the photographs of the eclipse. Mr Harris, 45, who has been taking photographs using drones for the last 18 months, said: "A drone is like a remote control helicopter which has propellers and a high resolution camera.

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  4. A 360 degree view of a solar eclipse from SPACE: GoPro cameras in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2015 | Daily Mail

    ... highly-anticipated show on March 20th can only be witnessed in full by those in northern Scandinavia and the Faroe Islands. Now scientists have come up with a plan for anyone to see a 360 degree view of the eclipse using GoPro cameras high above ...

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  5. Sea Shepherd Joins UN's World Wildlife Day as we Continue to Take Action Against Wildlife CrimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2015 | PressReleasePoint

    ... sea turtles into the sea. These endangered turtles now have a head start in the race for survival. In the Faroe Islands, Sea Shepherd actively opposes the 'grind', a cruel and archaic mass slaughter of wild pilot whales and other small cetaceans. ...

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  6. Stephen Craigan in confident mood as Northern Ireland prepare for Scotland and Finland gamesRead the original story

    Mar 3, 2015 | Fermanagh Today

    ... the forthcoming games against Scotland and Finland with plenty of confidence. Victories against Hungary, Faroe Islands and Greece were followed by a 2-0 defeat to Group F favourites Romania in November. Northern Ireland sit second after those four ...

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  7. Minutillo Signs Pro Soccer ContractRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2015 | Penn State Athetlics

    Another one of head coach Bob Warming's outgoing seniors will be playing professional soccer following their senior season at Jeffrey Field, this time it's Mikey Minutillo , who recently inked a contract with 07 Vestur out of the Faroe Islands' Premier League. Minutillo wrapped up his Penn State career last fall, scoring eight goals and dishing out four assists while starting in 19 of the season's 20 matches.

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

    Mar 3, 2015 | 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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  9. Join Astronomy for totality in the Faroe IslandsRead the original story

    Mar 2, 2015 | 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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  10. Eimskip announces 2014 financial resultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | GlobeNewswire

    ... grew by 7.9% from 2013. There was considerable growth in transported volume to and from Iceland and the Faroe Islands. Volumes in the company's reefer forwarding services rose by 11.0% from 2013, mainly due to Intra Asia business, new commodities, ...

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  11. 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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  12. 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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  13. 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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  14. 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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  15. 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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  16. 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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  17. 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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  18. 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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  19. 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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  20. 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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