Excited for the August 21 eclipse? Visit our Eclipse 2017 page to explore the science, history, and myths of the event. The Curiosity team will be viewing the eclipse alongside NASA in Carbondale, Illinois. Follow us on Facebook for live videos, trivia, and interviews on the big day.
Share the knowledge!
Key Facts In This Video
At the Augustinian monastery where he lived, Gregor Mendel looked after and began to breed bees. 01:08
From 1856 to 1863, Gregor Mendel conducted around 29,000 different experiments on pea plants. 02:46
In 1866, when Gregor Mendel published his findings in a paper, he only received three or four requests for copies. 04:13