December 21, 2012 end of the world: Is Mayan prophecy predicting apocalypse … – WPTV


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December 21, 2012 end of the world: Is Mayan prophecy predicting apocalypse
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December 21, 2012 is the start of the winter solstice. CNN reported that on this date, the sun will be aligned with the center of the Milky Way for the first time in nearly 26,000 years. According to NBC News , archeologists found another reference to

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Getting kids outdoors makes them happier, healthier – and smarter – Medill Reports: Chicago


Medill Reports: Chicago
Getting kids outdoors makes them happier, healthier – and smarter
Medill Reports: Chicago
The center is also holding a winter solstice festival on Nov. 15. At the free event families can walk through luminary-lit trails, interact with wolves and coyotes, roast chestnuts by a bonfire, drink cider and listen to live music. Shaffer suggests

December 21, 2012 end of the world: Mayan prophecy predicts apocalypse, but … – ABC15.com (KNXV-TV)


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December 21, 2012 end of the world: Mayan prophecy predicts apocalypse, but
ABC15.com (KNXV-TV)
December 21, 2012 is the start of the winter solstice. CNN reported that on this date, the sun will be aligned with the center of the Milky Way for the first time in nearly 26,000 years. According to NBC News , archeologists found another reference to

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2012 Daylight saving time ends; time to fall back in DC – WJLA (blog)


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2012 Daylight saving time ends; time to fall back in DC
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The times will even get earlier through the end of November to the Winter Solstice come December 21st. By the end of November on the 30th, the sun rises at 7:07am and sets at 4:47pm. The Earth's tilt on the Winter Solstice. The earliest sunset for the

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Halloween derived from ancient Celtic cross-quarter day – EarthSky (blog)

Halloween derived from ancient Celtic cross-quarter day
EarthSky (blog)
Halloween – October 31 – is approximately midway point between the autumn equinox and winter solstice. Cross-quarter days fall midway between equinoxes and solstices. In other words, in traditional astronomy, there are eight major seasonal subdivisions

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