'Breathtaking' solar eclipse witnessed by millions

Found on BBC News on Friday, 20 March 2015
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Millions of people in the UK and northern Europe have glimpsed the best solar eclipse in years.

Scientific agencies had planes and even satellites gathering video to relay on the web and on television.

Actually it was pretty disappointing. It would have gone unnoticed, but the news were full of panic and warned of blackouts which never happened; like the year 2000 bug.