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Summer Solstice

Celebrating the First Day of Summer

Posted in History & Holidays

Today, June 20th, 2016, marks the first day of summer in the Northern Hemisphere! Most inhabitants of planet earth are celebrating the fact that one can soak up to 17 hours’ worth of sunlight today, more than any other day in the year. While some may be a tad melancholy given the days will slowly begin to shorten after this, we recommend celebrating the long days while they’re here!

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