1. Dr. Timothy Young (Associate Professor, Physics department @ University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, ND, USA).
2. Dr. Ronald Marsh (Associate Professor, Computer Science department @ University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, ND, USA).


1. World map:
Map courtesy of: CIA World factbook
2. Eclipse track through French Guiana:
(Our site will be Kourou)

Original map courtesy of: NASA/GSFC
3. Virtual tour of ESA Kourou launch site:
4. For more about French Guiana, visit:

Weather & Climatology:

1. Current weather:
Click for Grand Forks, North Dakota Forecast Click for Cayenne, French Guiana Forecast
3. Climatology:
Eclipse track climatology September
Eclipse figure/table/predictions courtesy of Jay Anderson, University of Manitoba.



  1. One Celestron Nexstar 8" reflector.
  2. One TeleVue Ranger 40 mm refractor with Coronado H-alpha filter.
  3. One Advanced Series GC celestron mount.
  1. Two JVC GR-DV500u video camcorders.
  2. Two Philips ToUcam Pro II webcams.
  3. One Logitec webcam.
  4. One Cannon Powershot S2 IS digital camera.
  1. Two Sony Vaio laptops.
  1. One Garmin GPS receiver.
  2. One BlackBoxCamera GPS OSD time insertion unit.
  3. Miscellaneous power supplies and outliet strips.