These are the best tweets about the solar eclipse

The eclipse in Doral, Florida. We did not scorch our retinas.Suzy Mast

Here in Miami, what we saw was pretty cool. But it didn’t get dark, and we missed the totality.

But happily Twitter exists, so we bonded with fellow eclipse lovers across the nation. 

We got psyched with the help of our favorite scientists

We watched important simulations of the event

We tried re-enact the eclipse ourselves

We enjoyed the whimsy in the imagination of others

Then it started to get dark in other places

The moon got cocky

As our turn got closer, famous Floridians got ready

Some people used the eclipse as a less than subliminal message

If you say so, moon.

Some of the photos were amazing

And then someone caught it from an airplane