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Total Solar Eclipse Thrills Much of Indonesia

Millions of people across the Indonesian archipelago were treated to a rare total solar eclipse Wednesday.  Skywatchers across 12 provinces and three time zones gathered in sports stadiums, planetariums and hilltops as the moon began moving between the Earth and sun shortly after dawn.  In many villages along the path of the eclipse, residents kneeled in prayer and held religious rituals as the day turned to darkness during the two-minute stretch of the eclipse.  The...

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