Lunar Eclipse this Saturday
From the UW Space Place:
Total Lunar Eclipse
Sat, 3-Mar-2007, 5:45 pm (3:00 hrs)
The full moon of 3 March will rise in Madison at 5:45 p.m., but it will not be your typical full moon. The rising moon will be totally eclipsed by Earth's shadow.
Unlike a solar eclipse, there is no safety hazard at all in looking at the moon, whether eclipsed or not. Equipment is not needed to appreciate the lunar eclipse, which is plainly visible to the eye.