Winter Solstice Newswire

Winter Solstice Newswire

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  1. Pondering the shortest day of the yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Bead & Button

    ... and February with you now, so that as the sun sets (at 4:21 CST!) you can think ahead to a brighter day! The Winter Solstice has just passed, the shortest day and longest night of the year. It's a turning point, the moment when the Earth begins its ...

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  2. Nature CatRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 16 | KISU-TV Pocatello

    ... it to the treasure? Or will the Wall of Tall stand in their way? Tally ho! Winter Dance Party - Today is the Winter Solstice! It's the shortest day of the year! Daisy's family always celebrates the return of longer days with the Winter Solstice ...

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  3. Design Challenge SOLSTICERead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 16 | Bead & Button

    The Winter Solstice has just passed, the shortest day and longest night of the year. It's a turning point, the moment when the Earth begins its journey towards Spring.

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  4. Autumn is coming: Have you spotted these 21 signs that fall is approaching?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 14 | PennLive.com

    ... setting a bit earlier in the evening every day. The shortening of daylight period will continue through the winter solstice on Thursday, December 21, the shortest day of the year. Tomato plants are starting to die in the garden. While there's plenty ...

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  5. Dog Days have very little to do with dogsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 10 | The Times Bulletin

    ... solstice. The same is true in winter when the coldest month is usually January, about a month beyond the winter solstice (Dec. 21). Ironically, the dog days of summer are from late January to early March in the Southern Hemisphere. The actual dog ...

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  6. Partial Lunar Eclipse to be Seen on August 7; All You Need To KnowRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 3 | India.com

    ... of red. A total lunar eclipse was seen as the full moon was shadowed by the Earth on the arrival of the winter solstice, Tuesday, December 21, 2010, in Arlington. The eclipse lasted about three hours and twenty-eight minutes. Mubarakan India vs Sri ...

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  7. 'Heat index' a fancy way of saying it's the humidityRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 22 | NWAonline

    ... hours (along the Louisiana border) and 15 hours (along the Missouri border) of daylight. Compare that to the winter solstice, which will be at 10:28 a.m. Dec. 21, when there will be only about nine and a half hours of sunshine. It gets hotter ...

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  8. Rick Steves: Ancient soul and sites awe in Old EireRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 20 | SFGate

    ... the pyramids at Giza. Like Stonehenge, the ancients aligned this monument with the stars. At dawn on the winter solstice, the sun's rays hit a small "roof box" opening above the narrow passage. The beams reach deep into the burial chamber, ...

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  9. Nature CatRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 19 | KISU-TV Pocatello

    ... it to the treasure? Or will the Wall of Tall stand in their way? Tally ho! Winter Dance Party - Today is the Winter Solstice! It's the shortest day of the year! Daisy's family always celebrates the return of longer days with the Winter Solstice ...

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  10. Rick Lafleur: Solar eclipses and eating the sunRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2017 | Northwest Florida Daily News

    We can all watch the sun stand still twice every year, at the summer solstice, occurring between June 20-22, and again at the winter solstice, between Dec. 20-23 .

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  11. Retired Orewa swimmers' wintry traditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2017 | Manawatu Evening Standard

    A nip of spirits is all it takes to keep the cold at bay for a brave bunch of retired Orewa swimmers. Every winter solstice, the five friends leave the warmth of their Orewa homes to celebrate the shortest day with a chilly dip.

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  12. Port Fairy man jailed for 12 years after partner's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2017 | Warrnambool Standard

    ... Justice Kevin Bell said the anniversary of Ms Cay's death was only days agoa , on June a 21, the day of the winter solstice, the shortest day of the year, the day on which a there was the least light from the sun.a He said the nature of the ...

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  13. The Week That Was: The Low Vs. The FrontRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2017 | Scoop

    This Wednesday gone marked the winter solstice - that is, the shortest day of the year, or what most consider mid-winter. But due to the moderating effect of the ocean surrounding our small narrow islands the coldest weeks are likely still ahead of us.

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  14. Antarctic researchers take icy plunge to mark solsticeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2017 | Manila Bulletin

    Antarctic researchers welcomed the winter solstice with an exhilarating plunge into icy waters Wednesday as they look forward to brighter days after weeks of darkness. Expeditioners stationed at Australia's Davis station marked midwinter's day by taking a chainsaw to the ice, cutting a small pool and taking a dip in water with a temperature of -1.8 degrees Celsius .

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  15. Salties soak up winter solsticeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2017 | Yahoo!

    Yesterday marked the 2017 winter solstice, and even on the shortest day of the year the group of men and women that make up the Southern Salties hit the water at Middleton beach to watch the sunrise. The roughly 10 regular swimmers from all different strands of life start to appear at the beach from 6am to 7.30am for their morning dip, every single day of the year.

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  16. Column 8Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2017 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... Robert J Lindley, of Culcairn, reports this exchange at a school award ceremony on Wednesday. "Today is the winter solstice; the shortest day of the year," said one. "Why can't it be on the weekend when the kids are at home?" replied the other. More ...

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  17. Arts / What's on and where in Canberra this weekend?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2017 | Canberra City News

    ... for the ACT Regions Lands and Waters". Fitters Workshop, June 22-30. Opening 6pm, June 22. ARTSOUND FM's Winter Solstice Book and Music Fair will be held this weekend at the art station's studios, Manuka Arts Centre, corner of Manuka Circle and NSW ...

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  18. Brekkie Blog | Thursday, June 22Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2017 | Examiner

    It's all brighter from here - Wednesday was the winter solstice, the shortest day of the year. Picture: Paul Scambler Launceston weather forecast: It's expected to be a partly cloudy day with a top temperature of 12 degrees, according to forecasts from the Bureau of Meteorology.

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  19. Severe weather warnings: It's going to be a shockerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2017 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... also clear. The good news is summer is officially on its way with the daylight hours lengthening after the winter solstice yesterday. It was the shortest day of the year, the cue for gardeners to plant garlic and for hardy souls to take their ...

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  20. Wild weather for much of NZRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2017 | The Otago Daily Times

    ... & rockfalls." The good news is summer is officially on its way with the daylight hours lengthening after the winter solstice yesterday. It was the shortest day of the year, the cue for gardeners to plant garlic and for hardy souls to take their ...

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