So What Exactly Is A Spring Equinox And Other Ways To Mark The Day
Happy Spring! At 12:57 EST today the Spring Equinox will usher in the new season -- but what does that really mean? It's the moment the earth's axis is at the point where there is an equal amount of daylight and night. We can all enjoy more sunlight and those of us with seasonal climates cannot wait until things really warm up! Even Accuweather made fun of it all in this weather map:
And be sure to check out Google's animated doodle today with a cartoon everyman planting seeds...
For more info about the Spring Equinox read more at TIME here.