Dangerous Knock-Off Eclipse Safety Glasses Sold to Unsuspecting Consumers

August 14, 2017
Officials warn eclipse watchers about knock-off safety glasses that are unapproved and unsafe. These knock-offs are being sold to unsuspecting consumers. Genuine glasses that will protect the eyes are ISO approved. The American Astronomical Society has a list of where to find the ISO safety-validated glasses with filters for eyes-only direct viewing of the sun.