Equinox

March 20 Thursday is the March Equinox–the beginning of spring in the Northern Hemisphere and the beginning of autumn in the Southern Hemisphere. It is one of the two days in the year that the Sun is directly over the equator. It is also one of the two days in the year the the Sun… Read More Equinox

Winter Sun

We Chicagoans are suffering through an epic winter. As bad as it is right now, however, the seasons inevitably change. One sign of this is that the daylight hours are increasing. In fact, today was the first day this winter that the Sun rose before 7:00 am Central time. Unfortunately, you couldn’t see it through… Read More Winter Sun