‘Greeley Haven’ is Winter Workplace for NASA’s Mars Rover – Clarksville Online

'Greeley Haven' is Winter Workplace for NASA's Mars Rover
Clarksville Online
For several months of shortened daylight before and after the southern Mars winter solstice on March 30th, 2012, the sun will pass relatively low in the northern sky from the rover's perspective, and Opportunity will work on the north-facing slope.

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Outdoors Journal: Nature notes for early January – Minneapolis Star Tribune

Outdoors Journal: Nature notes for early January
Minneapolis Star Tribune
6 we have gained 9 minutes of daylight since the winter solstice, a welcome gift. To many people, winter is the season of anticipation and joy, and here in temperate Minnesota, the season of survival and frozen beauty. Lake ice cracks, groans and booms

Outdoors Journal: Nature notes for early January – Minneapolis Star Tribune

Outdoors Journal: Nature notes for early January
Minneapolis Star Tribune
6 we have gained 9 minutes of daylight since the winter solstice, a welcome gift. To many people, winter is the season of anticipation and joy, and here in temperate Minnesota, the season of survival and frozen beauty. Lake ice cracks, groans and booms