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Fall 2016 - Spring 2017
How do seasonal changes in daylight affect plants and animals?
 
Monthly Updates
September - June
sunset
Simon Eugster
sunset
Edith Antl
Super Moon
Jeff Love
sunrise/sunset
Carol Cullar

It's the Equinox!
September 22, 2016

Are days and nights equal all over the Earth?

Equinox + 1 Month
October 20, 2016

A month has passed since the equinox and the solstice is two months away. How much has your daylight changed?

Solstice - 1 Month
November 20, 2016

Only one more month until the winter solstice. How short are your days now? What signs of the seasons do you notice?

The Solstice is Here!
December 21, 2016

The winter solstice is the shortest day of the year in the Northern Hemisphere. Where on the globe is it the longest day of the year?

     
Sunlight in Alaska
Joyanne Hamilton

sunrise
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sunlight around the globe
Jim McCormac
sunrise
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Solstice + 1 Month
January 20, 2017

The winter solstice marked the beginning of winter one month ago. What are the longer days like where you live?

Equinox - 1 Month
February 20, 2017

The March equinox is just one month away. How much has your daylight changed since the December solstice?

It's the Equinox!
March 20, 2017

The March equinox is here. Is it true that day and night are the same length on the equinox? Tell us what you discover!

Equinox + 1 Month
April 20, 2017

It's been a month since the equinox. How do longer days affect seasonal happenings?

     
     

Report Monthly

Daylight
Report on the 20th of every month, and on the Equinox and Solstice.

Signs of the Seasons
Report signs of seasonal change.

 

Archived Seasons
Spring 2016

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