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12:42 pm
Fri January 6, 2012

Winter Wonderland? Wonder No Longer

Originally published on Fri January 6, 2012 12:42 pm

The winter solstice has come and gone, making it officially winter in the U.S., with cooler temperatures, less sunlight, and, in some places, snow, ice, and frost. A panel of experts discusses the different phenomena that combine to make up the season we call winter, and give tips for how best to appreciate the natural world in wintertime.