Posts Tagged ‘winter’

A sun map of the world

Saturday, August 27th, 2011

We all know that there is day and night. We all know there is summer and winter.

 

But sometimes seeing these concepts in a visual manner at a global level, can present them in a different light.

 

We found this real-time illustration of the sun rising and falling around the world. It is a perfect graphic illustration of how the days are currently longer in the Northern Hemisphere (summer) and shorter in the Southern Hemisphere (winter).