The Solar Eclipse Was Amazing!

We couldn't see much from here, but check out what other people managed to see!

On August 21, there was a solar eclipse, when the moon passed directly between the sun and the earth!

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From here in the UK, we couldn't really see anything. But some people had terrific views!

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Some people spent it parachuting...

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Six people on board the International Space Station got a really good view...

solar eclipse as seen from space
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And people in aeroplanes had a lot to see

The solar eclipse from an aeroplane
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Of course, if you couldn't see it, you could always improvise...

the solar eclipse rectreated with dogs
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Luckily, most sensible people obeyed the safety advice and wore special glasses. Most of them...

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