Post Profile

Stillwater Artisanal with Oliver Brewing Co.: Tuppence (Feed the Birds)

Today is the exact midpoint of winter in the Northern Hemisphere, halfway between the winter solstice and spring equinox. This...
read more


Related Posts

This Week at Neatorama

Humor : Neatorama

Today is the day, the annual day of prognostication celebrated as Groundhog Day. On the calendar, February 2nd is halfway between the winter solstice and the vernal equinox, and that means midwinter. But hope spring eternal, so we d...

Winter solstice: The day the sun stands still

US Politics / Liberal : Daily Kos

Sunrise between the stones at Stonehenge on the Winter Solstice In the northern hemisphere worldwide, people have gathered since the dawn of time to mark the longest night and the shortest day on the winter solstice. Solstice is "de...

Tuesday Morning Open Thread: Happy Candlemas!

Politics / US Politics : Balloon Juice

(Warning – turn down your volume control) Imbolc marks the halfway point between the winter solstice and the spring equinox — too soon to celebrate a new season, but ‘winter’s back is broken’. Here in the Boston area, the official s...

1960: New Yorkers celebrate the Year of the Rat in Chinatown

Lifestyle : Mashable: Lifestyle

Image: BIPS/Getty Images According to the traditional lunisolar Chinese calendar, the first day of the new year comes when the new moon is at the midpoint between the winter solstice and the spring equinox. This places it between Ja...


Collecting / Currency Collecting : Coin Collectors Blog

The Vernal Equinox is the exact moment when the sun is directly over the equator. In the northern hemisphere, it is sometime called the Spring Equinox since it marks the beginning of the spring season. For the southern hemisphere, i...


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC