Americans View Astronomical Show As Total Solar Eclipse Sweeps Across U.S. The total solar eclipse swept across the country on Monday from Oregon to South Carolina. A partial eclipse was also visible in other parts of the U.S. All Things Considered checked in with some listeners who witnessed the eclipse.
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Americans View Astronomical Show As Total Solar Eclipse Sweeps Across U.S.

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Americans View Astronomical Show As Total Solar Eclipse Sweeps Across U.S.

Americans View Astronomical Show As Total Solar Eclipse Sweeps Across U.S.

Americans View Astronomical Show As Total Solar Eclipse Sweeps Across U.S.

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The total solar eclipse swept across the country on Monday from Oregon to South Carolina. A partial eclipse was also visible in other parts of the U.S. All Things Considered checked in with some listeners who witnessed the eclipse.

KEVIN BUNCH: Hello, this is Kevin Bunch (ph). I was in Lebanon, Tenn., for the eclipse, came down here to get married.

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NPR listeners are sharing their stories of the eclipse today.

BUNCH: My partner, she asked me if I wanted to get married under this eclipse. So we came out here after planning for a couple of years. And we got our parents out here and our siblings. And I've always wanted to see one of these things 'cause I've always been kind of a space nerd. You know, I didn't get the chance to see a partial eclipse when I was a kid 'cause they kept us all in the school, so I was really interested in seeing this one for years. And oh, it was amazing. Like, the - one of the most amazing days in my life on many counts.

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