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Autumnal Equinox

6 Ways To Celebrate Mabon, The Pagan Equinox

The Huffington Post | Antonia Blumberg | Posted 09.23.2014 | Religion

The autumnal equinox falls on September 23 in 2014, marking the official first day of fall as well as the pagan holiday, Mabon, in the northern hemisp...

9-Step Yoga Sun Salutation -- To Find Balance on the Autumnal Equinox

Lauren Cahn | Posted 11.23.2013 | Healthy Living
Lauren Cahn

As the first frost approaches, promising to decimate a summer's worth of flowers in one cruel night, as the trees begin to take on a skeletal appearance, we are forced to contemplate and process some highly primal dualities: life and death; hope and regret; desire and fear.

Fall Is Nearly Here!

Posted 09.21.2013 | Green

Alas, summer is coming to a close because September 22 is, however unfortunate, the first day of fall. The season officially begins at 4:44 p.m. ED...

Autumnal Equinox Marks First Day Of Fall

Space.com | Mike Wall | Posted 09.21.2013 | Science

The seasons will change this Sunday (Sept. 22), with the Northern Hemisphere moving into autumn and the South emerging from winter into spring. The c...

Summer Solstice 2013

Steven Goldsmith | Posted 08.27.2013 | College
Steven Goldsmith

Friday, June 21st was the 2013 summer solstice. As I have posted previously, Austin College's new IDEA Center is a very large astronomical observatory...

Welcome To Fall!

Posted 09.22.2012 | Green

By Clara Moskowitz, SPACE.com: Summer officially turns to fall today (Sept. 22), with the arrival of the autumnal equinox, marking the t...

Autumnal Equinox Explained By Shifting Sunlight, Shadow

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 09.21.2012 | Science

Summer's warm days have ended, and the first day of fall approches. Technically speaking, the first day of fall is known as the autumnal equinox, ...

That Infernal Equinox

Robert L. Wolke | Posted 08.08.2012 | Science
Robert L. Wolke

There is no "alignment of the planets" or any other possible gravitational effects of the equinoxes that would make eggs do anything weird. The only things that are weird are the nuts who claim that these dates have magical powers.

Goodbye, Summer: Autumnal Equinox Kicks Off The Beginning Of Fall

The Huffington Post | Tara Kelly | Posted 11.22.2011 | Green

Goodbye, sweet summer. The autumnal equinox kicks off the beginning of fall, and the end of a season cherished by most students. In fact, you can ...

Harvest Moon Reaches Its Peak

The Huffington Post | Posted 11.12.2011 | Green

A special sight was in store for stargazers and early risers in the Northern Hemisphere this weekend. This year's Harvest Moon reached its peak ea...

First Day Of Fall 2010: Autumn Equinox Time (PHOTOS)

The Huffington Post | Craig Kanalley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Today, Sept. 22, 2010, is the first day of fall for North America and that means the autumn equinox is fast approaching. The autumnal equinox, sign...

The Autumnal Un-Equinox

Patricia Ferrone | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Patricia Ferrone

Imbalance is nothing new to Hill staffers. However, autumn can be a particularly paradoxical time for even the toughest staffers.