The 30th June eclipse by Jack Griffiths, 30 June 2014 Cool facts about the total solar eclipse on this day in 1954 and when it may happen again! 228 views comments Tags: 1954, 30th June, On this day, solar eclipse More Like This... History What are the La Brea Tar Pits? Why do these pits make for excellent fossil museums? History Who wrote the Magna Carta? Learn about this famous medieval document and how it has been preserved for 800 years History How Chicago Pile-1 worked HIW explains the core components of the world’s first successful nuclear reactor More From The Internet... Jethro Tull’s seed drill How dangerous is the black mamba snake? What would happen if the Sun disappeared? Which astronaut is speaking at the start of Daft Punk's new song Contact, and what is he talking about?