Carnival & Happy Sun Crosses Northern Tropics Day

I hope you are all happily enjoying the first day of the Sun shining directly over the Northern Hemisphere north of the tropic of Cancer (wheee, that’s a mouthfull!). If you are looking for a way to celebrate, let me suggest you take in the Carnival of Space over on my Astronomy Cast co-host Fraser Cain’s Universe Today.

6 Comments

  1. Astrogeek June 21, 2007 at 6:43 pm #

    uhh… isn’t the sun crossing the equator day either in March or September?

  2. pamela June 21, 2007 at 6:49 pm #

    Hmmm, clearly I blogged on insufficient caffeine. Fixing…

  3. Astrogeek June 21, 2007 at 7:12 pm #

    It’s funny, Phil Plait made exactly the same mistake on his blog today.

    Speaking of caffeine, I need a refill on my 52oz mug.

  4. pamela June 21, 2007 at 7:13 pm #

    Great minds (or at least twisted by astronomy minds) think a like?

  5. Astrogeek June 21, 2007 at 7:28 pm #

    you guys are always out at night anyway, so you don’t see the sun. 🙂

  6. Jorge Schrauwen June 22, 2007 at 12:07 pm #

    Why take satisfaction seeing one star when you can see billions 🙂

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