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Celebrate The December Solstice With SkyNews

Christmas is on the way, but before we celebrate that we can celebrate the December solstice. In case you didn’t know, the solstice will occur on December 21. For those of us in the Northern hemisphere, the solstice marks the shortest day and the longest night of the year. How does that happen? Read on to find out: What Happens During a Solstice? A solstice is an astronomical event caused by the Earth’s tilt on axis and its motion in orbit. The Earth is tilted…

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