The ultimate guide to the once-in-a-lifetime total solar eclipse this August

10:47 a.m. Sunday, Aug. 20, 2017 National/World News

This August, millions of Americans will have the rare opportunity to watch the sun, the moon and planet Earth align in the country’s first total solar eclipse to cross the continental United States from coast to coast in nearly 100 years.

To get you excited and prepared for the gargantuan celestial event on Monday, Aug. 21, we’ll be updating this list with all our Great American Eclipse stories every day.

For everyone

Eclipse flights offer a chance for a view from 35,000 feet
Don’t let clouds ruin your solar eclipse view — Use these two maps to find clear skies near you

For Georgians

Flashback photos: A century in Georgia’s path of totality, 1890s-1990s View full experience