A year later, Oregon’s total solar eclipse still inspires the mind, stirs the soul

The solar eclipse on Aug. 21, 2017, was an event like no other. It was the first in more than a century to cross the United States from coast to coast, drawing together millions of Americans who experienced the event either first-hand or on television of the internet. According to a recent survey from the University of Michigan, 88 percent of American adults say they watched the eclipse in person or electronically. That’s a whopping 216 million people. For comparison, the most-watched Super Bowl in 2015 had 114 million viewers.

The timing of the eclipse couldn’t have been better. The

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