The first solar eclipse Fred Espenak saw was electrifying. It was March 7, 1970, and Espenak, who had just earned his driver’s license, drove his family’s car from Staten Island down to North Carolina. “I thought I was really prepared for the eclipse. And then the moon shadow swept over us, and we were plunged…

via He Met His True Love While Chasing Eclipses. Now They Chase Them Together — TIME

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