Today Google celebrates the solstice, which marks the start of summer in the south, and winter in the north.
Those living below the equator can admire Google's summer solstice animation. The rest of the world can check out Google's tribute to winter.
Amanda and Josh moved across the country to the Seattle area from the East Coast, and made a point to explore the forests and scenery. They wanted to include nature by having a "glamping" elopement in the redwoods with a long day spent in each other's company before exchanging personal vows. Show More Summary
The Celebrity Solstice returns to Sydney today to begin her season of fun Down Under, and Celebrity is celebrating with a fantastic giveaway for the loyal Aussie fan base. What a way to kick off the summer for those who love the stylish,...Show More Summary
Norwegian band a-Ha performs a dialed-down and emotional acoustic version of their 1985 pop hit Take on Me, giving the song a new and deeper meaning than ever before. From the upcoming album and video MTV Unplugged Summer Solstice.
"When the Kimmel programs the plaza and streetscape, as it does with festivals and summer solstice parties, the vibe is superb.... But when there's nothing going on there, as is the case many daylight hours during the week, it's just you, a security guard or two, and the psychic tumbleweeds. To have Center City […]
Beginning as a ceremonial bonfire to mark the summer solstice in 1986, Burning Man has grown into a giant annual community and arts event. The festival has transcended its counterculture roots to become an extraordinary celebration of...Show More Summary
Twice each summer, the sun, Earth, and monuments of human industry create a spectacle of light in New York City called "Manhattanhenge." On four days — two before the summer solstice and two after — the sunset aligns perfectly with the city's gridded streets. Show More Summary
Every year, in the days surrounding the summer solstice, beautiful monuments line the streets of Alicante, some as tall as 30 feet, intricately made of foam, wood, cardboard, and other combustible materials. From June 19 to June 24 the...Show More Summary
Travel News: The NY Times tells us How to Survive The Blockbuster Summer Travel Season. The Wash Post has Viewing Options For Seeing The Summer Solstice This Summer. Food & Wine writes that The World’s Largest Airport Will Open In 2019. Show More Summary
June 21. This is the summer solstice, also known as naked hiker day! I’ve heard many rumors about this tradition. Some hikers partake, but I suspect most do not. Back when I was hiking with the German couple, they said, “We don’t...Show More Summary
July is here. The solstice has come and gone. Every day we’re getting closer to another winter season. Many people have put summer wax on the skis and transitioned to warm weather sports like hiking, biking, fishing, or rafting. But there are still a few diehards out there. Show More Summary
In response to my Summer Solstice lament “24 Days Since My Last Session” Brian commented "I bought a windsup that can be used for sail-chi and similar." Well this last weekend was quite SUPcentric in my neck of Puffindom. Saturday.....
The summer solstice is this week. Point being, who wants to spend the longest day of the year stuck in the kitchen or being weighed down by heavy eats? Healthy and Easy eats to the rescue! Start the day with four-ingredient flourless breakfast brownies, quinoa breakfast recipes, slimming breakfasts or grab-able no-bake oatmeal energy bites. Show More Summary
Residents of Earth's northern hemisphere enjoyed the greatest number of daylight hours in a single day all year on 21 June 2017. This summer solstice occurs when the tilt of Earth's axis is most inclined towards the sun, which sits directly over the Tropic of Cancer.
Space Science Image of the Week: A multi-hued view of the Sun seen from space on 21 June
pagewoman: After the Summer Solstice by Simon Palmer
It is now OFFICIALLY summer and there is no better way to celebrate than by having a summer dinner party with your family or friends. I was inspired by the solstice to share a find that — yes, I know — I already technically "found": my tableware collaboration with Canvas Home. Show More Summary
Sau Poler is another addition to a line of amazing Barcelona-based producers/djs, he’s kicking off summer by self- releasing a football-inspired 3-track EP “Dribble” which drops on June 23rd, right after the solstice. The EP is three groovy tracks that dribbles between deep house and Balearic. “The Dribble EP is an ode of 3 club […]