November 24th, 2014
Waxing Crescent Moon
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Richard

Summer Solstice 2011

So, here in Salt Lake City we had a record June rain yesterday of over an inch. Today, the high temperature will be in the low 70s (fahrenheit). And summer begins tomorrow!?! Yes, the summer solstice occurs at 11:16 am,…

Richard

Days become longer with arrival of Winter Solstice

The winter solstice occurs on Monday, December 21st, 2009, at 10:47 am, MST. Solstice means sun stationary. This event marks the time when the sun is at its furthest point south of the celestial equator. The celestial equator is simply…

Robert Bigelow

December’s Blue Moon?

There are two full moons in December. By modern convention, the second full moon in a calendar month is called a blue moon. So, New Year’s Eve party goers can celebrate a blue moon followed by a New Year. However,…

Seth Jarvis

Doughnuts vs. THE END OF THE WORLD

I’m betting doughnuts against the world ending in 2012. Any takers? The “2012″ disaster-pic opens Friday, and some folks are actually asking, “Is the world really going to end in 2012? Will the Earth’s magnetic field really reverse?  Is there…