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Summer Solstice 2013

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...

LOOK: Summer Solstice Seen From Space

Space.com | Tariq Malik | Posted 06.21.2013 | Science

Beachgoers, rejoice! The summer season for Earth's Northern Hemisphere officially began today (June 21) and a U.S. weather satellite has captured a sp...

Summer Solstice 2013: Hold Up to the Sun Your Heart

Teo Bishop | Posted 08.21.2013 | Religion
Teo Bishop

I hold up to the sun my heart, that the bright light on the Summer Solstice might fill it with the spirit of life and vitality. I hold up to the su...

The Summeriest Google Doodle Of The Year

Posted 06.21.2013 | Green

Although you may have been feeling the heat for some time now (especially in Alaska), today marks the official first day of summer, an occasion Google...

TODAY: Summer Solstice Arrives—With A Twist

The Huffington Post | Melissa Cronin | Posted 06.21.2013 | Science

The longest day of 2013 is finally here -- but this year, it comes with a twist. While the solstice in the northern hemisphere traditionally falls ...

Harness the Power of the Summer Solstice

Barbara Biziou | Posted 08.19.2013 | Healthy Living
Barbara Biziou

Every major planetary event gives us an opportunity for growth and expanded awareness and contains symbolism that can be universally shared and understood.