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What is a Solstice?

What is the definition of a solstice, and when do they happen? Is the winter solstice always the first day of winter? Find out what causes these bi-annual astronomical events, as well as how they bring about the shortest and longest days of the year.

Prince Edward Island: Seasonal notes

A great rumble is rising from the ground. The cruise ship that’s dwarfed Charlottetown’s harbour for the past few days is leaving. Walking among the red-brick Victorian buildings that form the tightly packed downtown hub, I can't see its towering hulk but I can hear it
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Daylight Saving Time 101

About 70 countries around the world practice Daylight Saving Time. Find out who came up with the concept of Daylight Saving Time, where the time change was first enacted nationwide, and why some countries are attempting to eliminate it.

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