Space Racers thanks its fans and partners for a tremendous August Eclipse program, helping kids to safely view the 2017 Total Solar Eclipse!
The AugustEclipse.com website, augusteclipse.com (“the Site”) is operated by Space Race, LLC and is intended for children, parents, and educators.
Personal and other information collected on the Site is stored and processed in the USA. By using or registering at the Site, you consent to our collection, transfer to (if applicable), and use and processing of such information in the USA.
We do not knowingly collect personal information from children at this Site. We do collect personal information at this site in two instances: when visitors purchase an eclipse kit or when they register for our eclipse newsletter. To our knowledge, minor children under 16 are not legally allowed to use a credit card, debit card, or other charge cards to make financial purchases online; we also do not allow visitors age 13 and under to registering for our eclipse newsletter. Accordingly, we do not knowingly collect information from visitors under the age of 13.
In addition, our newsletter subscription list is maintained by Mail Chimp, and we reserve the right to change the third party vendor employed for the management of our subscriptions at any time and without notice. Mail Chimp and similar email subscription services are required to be compliant with the CAN-SPAM act of 2003 and to our knowledge maintain additional age controls for those on subscriber lists such as ours. Should we learn that we have inadvertently collected such data, we will take steps to promptly delete such data from our records.
If you have questions regarding our data and privacy practices related to children, please contact us at [email protected] or write to us at Space Race, LLC, 271 Madison Ave., New York, NY 10016.
augusteclipse.com includes a number of pages intended for adult users, including parents and educators. On these pages, we provide information about activities that may be performed together with a child.
On these pages, we may collect personal information, such as your name, email address, and other information that you voluntarily provide in order to respond to an inquiry you may have about our Site or the Space Racers property.
If you communicate with us by e-mail or through the Site, or if you post any information on any forums, chat rooms, profile pages, feedback, customer service or other portions of the Sites, we may collect, retain and use any information that you provide. This Policy only applies to information gathered through the Site, not to any off-line communications or to any other sites that you may navigate to by clicking on any links on the Site.
As is customary with most websites, our website collects and stores the name of the website and/or IP address you visited immediately prior to navigating to augusteclipse.com, the IP address of the device, and/or router you used to access the Internet; your browser software version, your type of operating system; the date and time our website was accessed; and other technical information about your device. This information may be used for analytics, improving website performance, information security, to ensure proper website operation and for other internal purposes.
Non-personal information is collected on our Site and may be transmitted either directly to us or to another party authorized to collect information on our behalf through a variety of technical methods as described below.
Our website, and the third parties that are “tagged” on our web pages, use various types of technologies to remember that your browser software visited our website. The third- parties include entities that provide social media sharing opportunities, video players, and other diverse website functionality and services for our site. These third parties may use browser cookies, web beacons, “Flash” cookies, and other technologies.
Cookies are small data files stored on your computer at the request of a website. Some business partners (such as analytics companies and social media sites) may also place cookies on our Site. We do not have any access to or control of these third party cookies. A cookie stores an alpha-numeric identifier that is unique to your Web browser or other browser-related information, and may enable us to recognize your browser on return visits to our Site. Most browsers can be set to detect or reject browser cookies, but refusing cookies may, in some cases, make it difficult or impossible to use the Site. More information about the use of browser cookies, including how to manage or delete them, is available in the tools, help, or similar section of Web browsers and at allaboutcookies.org.
Web beacons are very small image files that are not visible to the human eye and which are used with and without browser cookies to enable the entity serving the beacon to remember that you visited a particular webpage.
Flash Player technology is software, separate from your browser, that enables the delivery and viewing of rich content and videos. “Flash cookies” (or “Local Shared Objects”) are associated with the Flash Player software on your device and are often used to maintain settings and functionality. Flash cookies can be deleted by visiting Adobe and following Adobe’s instructions regarding Flash cookies. http:// helpx.adobe.com/flash-player/kb/disable-local-shared-objects-flash.html. As with browser cookies, some features of our Site will not work as well if Flash cookies are turned off.
In connection with a corporate change or dissolution, including for example a merger, acquisition, reorganization, consolidation, bankruptcy, liquidation, sale of assets, wind down of business or related due diligence, personal information and Site Usage Information may be among the transferred assets or disclosed to third parties.
We may also disclose personal and non-personal information about you to government or law enforcement officials or private parties as we, in our sole discretion, believe necessary or appropriate in order to respond to claims, legal process (including subpoenas), to protect our rights and interests or those of a third party, the safety of the public or any person, to prevent or stop any illegal, unethical, or legally actionable activity, or to otherwise comply with applicable court orders, laws, rules and regulations.
We do not currently run advertising on our Site. However, third parties, such as ad networks, web analytics companies, and social networking platforms, may collect personally identifiable information about your online activities over time and across our Sites and other third party online properties or services. These companies may use information about your visits to this and other Web sites, and general geographic information derived from your IP address, in order to provide advertisements about goods and services of interest to you. These companies may employ cookies, clear GIFs, and other tracking technologies to cause relevant ads to be displayed to you. Some advertisements may display icons that consumers can click on for more information about their advertising choices.
For more information about third-party advertisers and how to prevent them from using your information, visit the NAI’s consumer Web site at http://www.networkadvertising.org/ choices or http://www.aboutads.info/choices/. Our Site does not honor “do not track” signals transmitted by users’ web browsers, so we encourage you to visit these links if you would like to opt out of certain tracking. If you do want to opt out using these tools, you need to opt out separately for each of your devices and for each Web browser you use (like Internet Explorer, Firefox or Safari) on each device.
We employ administrative, physical, and electronic measures designed to protect your information from unauthorized access. HOWEVER, PLEASE BE AWARE THAT NO SECURITY MEASURES ARE PERFECT OR IMPENETRABLE.
Please get in touch with us immediately if you believe that your personal information has been accessed without authorization.
We do not currently respond to Do Not Track (DNT) signals.
California residents may request certain information regarding our disclosure of personal information to third parties for their direct marketing purposes, and those who have an established business relationship with us may also choose to opt-out from such disclosures. To do so, please contact us by one of the methods described below stating your specific request and your name, address, e-mail address and phone number. This will not prohibit disclosure of information for non-marketing purposes.
For additional information about our privacy practices, or to review and request to have deleted any personal information you have shared with us, please send a request to [email protected].