SOLAR ECLIPSE: MYTH Vs FACT
Solar eclipses can cause blindness due to its harmful rays.
According to scientist if you watched the sun before totality, then you catch a glimpse of the solar surface and then this can cause retinal damage.
A pregnant woman should not watch an eclipse because it may harm her baby.
According NASA scientists radiations are harmless and would not affect the developing fetus.
Eclipses will poison any food that is prepared during the event.
There is no scientific proof to back them up.
A solar eclipse is inauspicious and a bad omen.
It is just an natural phenomenon and there is nothing inauspicious about it.
Solar eclipse on your birthday, are a sign of impending bad health.
There is no physical relationship between a total solar eclipse and your health. The coincidences are spread as the reason behind mishappenings in our life.