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Vernal Equinox: First Day of Spring Seen from Space (Photo) - 19 Mar 2014
Spring has officially sprung in the Northern Hemisphere and NASA is celebrating with a dazzling new view of the Earth from space today (March 20). The GOES-13 satellite operated by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) captured ...
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Easter and Ash Wednesday both fall on other holidays this year

Twin Falls Times-News - 19 Jan 2018
The March equinox is significant because it marks the official first day of spring. It is also important as it relates to Easter because early Christians wanted Easter to fall after the Jewish holiday of Passover, which is always celebrated on the ...
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Vodafone India launches Spring Equinox promo

Telecompaper - 12 Jan 2018
Vodafone India has launched a campaign to celebrate Uttarayan or the Spring Equinox festival in Gujarat. Between 8 and 13 January, Vodafone customers walking in to Vodafone stores at Ahmedabad, Baroda, Surat, Rajkot, Bhavnagar, Gandhidham, Mehsana to ...
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How to detect if it's too dry in your home

WRCB-TV - 21 Jan 2018
There are 5 1/2 weeks left of the Meteorological winter and 8 1/2 weeks until the spring equinox. As the air in you're home may still be dry from the cold weather, here is a quick way to detect if it's too dry. Do you get shocked? This is a sure way ...
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Burn that Book, Witch: The Balancing Act of Knowledge and Action

Patheos (blog) - 20 Jan 2018
Then there's the next course that starts on the Spring Equinox, the book of prayers to Hekate…you get the idea. I am always writing. And always reading. Right now, I'm reading Christopher Penczak's Ascension Magick again (maybe I'll get it this time ...
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Winter Skywatching: See Taurus, the Angry Bull - 12 Jan 2018
This association with springtime came about because the stars of Taurus became prominent in the sky around the vernal (spring) equinox from about 4500 B.C. to 2000 B.C. During this time, the equinox was the most important date in the year. For the ...
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A warming trend continues through the weekend

WTVQ - 19 Jan 2018
Overview: A warming trend continues into the weekend, with high temperatures in the upper 40s Saturday and low to mid 50s for Sunday. There will be a chance for a few rain showers late Saturday and into Sunday, with our best chance for rain developing ...
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Hexcellent News: Occult Bookstore Catland Is Launching a Magazine

Bedford + Bowery - 18 Jan 2018
If print is dead, Catland is determined to commune with the spirits. The Bushwick occult bookstore is planning to launch a print magazine, come Spring equinox. At the helm will be Melissa Madara, an owner of Catland and a witch deriving her practice ...
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Planning a Thru-Hike? Here's Some Insta-spiration.

Sierra Magazine - 13 Jan 2018
Hikers hitting America's most sought-after thru-hike typically head to the AT's southernmost point in Georgia within three weeks on either side of the spring equinox, so as to complete their 2,189-mile trek before October, which is when its northern ...
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Earth and Sun Snuggle Up for Closest Encounter of the Year - 03 Jan 2018
An illustration of apogee and perigee in the Earth-Sun orbit, and in the Moon-Earth orbit. Credit: NASA. Winter begins in the Northern Hemisphere on the winter solstice, or the day when the sun is at its lowest point in the sky (making it the shortest ...
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Exploring Balance Using Modern Hekatean Witchcraft

Patheos (blog) - 10 Jan 2018
And what are the ingredients of a balanced life? Using Modern Hekatean Witchcraft, I'm embarking on a nine week journey exploring balance. I've started the project by creating a Balance Altar containing a scale and the various concepts that I will be ...
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Got the winter blues? Look forward to Groundhog Day

Columbus Ledger-Enquirer (blog) - 31 Dec 2017
That is what you should look forward to, these days, when the lows drop toward the teens, a month shy of the bleak midwinter: Just four weeks to go, and then we'll be halfway between the winter solstice and the spring equinox, the midway that is ...

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