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Apparently it is early this year.
And in memory of my great-aunts.
Snowing enough to stick here.
Spring is early calendar-wise, but for folks who tend to blame the sun for global (northern?) warming, the summer is getting longer because it’s robbing minutes from spring, not the colder seasons of autumn and winter.
The “warm seasons of spring and summer combined are 7.573 days longer than the colder seasons” in the article doesn’t change appreciably on the human-lifetime scale. The perihelion-equinox cycle that drives the season length is more like once cycle in 21240 years.
After this, it seems to me that the human race has realised its ultimate potential;…
VV has a thoughtful post about the value of peer review, looked at mostly through…
I got wound up by this whilst reading news on my phone while sitting in…
I get an astonishing amount of comment-spam, nominally about dresses – wedding dresses, prom dresses, square…
Well, I got this (some days ago; I got backlogged):
As one of the more highly trafficked…