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Two states, two satellites and long hikes: Covering the eclipse a tech geek's delight

The first challenge to covering the total eclipse in western North Carolina was to find the right spot. The second was establishing communication from there.

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Experiencing the 2017 solar eclipse

Americans shared a scientific and historical moment Aug. 21, 2017, when a total solar eclipse passed across the continental United States.

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Updated! With the solar eclipse on the horizon, multiple restaurants and businesses are offering deals and promotions to celebrate the big day including Harris Teeter, Outback, Dairy Queen, Denny's, Krispy Kreme, Sheetz, Shoney's, Great Outdoor Provision Company and more!