What is the winter solstice? It's what many consider the first day of winter.
2018's winter solstice is bringing a full moon and possible meteor shower with it!
The December Solstice occurs when the Sun reaches its most southerly declination, that's when the North Pole is tilted furthest away from the Sun.
The full moon will actually occur on Saturday, Dec. 22, at 12:49 p.m., according to Space.com, but it will appear full both Friday night and Saturday night to the casual stargazer.
It claims that because of a mismatch between the calendar and solar year, the December solstice is not fixed to a specific date.
This is when when the sun appears to be at its southernmost point in the sky; as such, the Southern Hemisphere has its longest day of the year, and the Northern Hemisphere has its shortest day of the year, on the December solstice, according to EarthSky.
Trump has bounced back and forth with mixed messages. "The president is doing everything that he can to shut the government down. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell warned senators they may need to return to Washington for a noontime vote on Friday.
The Trump administration has been setting limits on the number of people allowed to claim asylum at those ports of entry per day. Immigrant advocates questioned the legality of the move. "Only to say that calling me a liar is fighting words", she said .
During the auditions, Clarkson mentioned that she's friends with McAnally, who is one of Nashville's most influential songwriters. Shepherd, a country singer, wowed this season with performances of songs including LeAnn Rimes' "Blue".
During the second segment of an interview to promote FFLOTUS' new book " Becoming ", host Jimmy Fallon asked Mrs. President Donald Trump had just been inaugurated and the Obamas' time in the White House had come to an end.
According to reports , Nicholson and a female assaulted a man and a woman after allegedly honking their auto horns at the victim. Nicholson and Maggiore are accused of assaulting the man, while Maggiore is also accused of striking the woman with a bottle.
Despite recent denials from Channel Nine that Peter Stefanovic was to depart, the news was confirmed on December 17. In the same statement, Karl Stefanovic admitted it had been a "tough time" but thanked viewers for their support.
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Insomniac Games announced on Thursday that the 1.13 update is out and includes the suit from Raimi's films as a free download. " Marvel's Spider-Man" for the PlayStation 4 has been considered one of the best games of the year by gaming fans.
President Donald Trump once called the array of high-ranking military officers he appointed in his administration "my generals". He identified Russian Federation and China as countries that "want to shape a world consistent with their authoritarian model".
Microsoft has urgently updated the Internet Explorer
You would simply launch Windows Sandbox and when the desktop appear, copy the file you wish to test to the Sandbox desktop. Server editions running IE in restricted mode should not be vulnerable to attacks exploiting this flaw.
ISIS may be behind grisly murders of backpackers in Morocco
Moroccan officials identified the victims as Louisa Vesterager Jespersen, 24, from Denmark, and Maren Ueland, 28, from Norway. More than 1,000 Moroccan youths, predominantly from the north of the country, have joined militant groups in the Middle East.
Colorado police arrest fiance of woman who disappeared
Authorities say her phone was tracked and supposedly found in Gooding, Idaho, almost 800 miles away from her home in Colorado. Authorities have confirmed that Berreth's cellphone is in fact in Idaho, but were not able to elaborate on how it got there.
Germany: Amazon sends Alexa recordings to wrong user
After c't reached out to Amazon, it was only a matter of days before the company engaged with all parties involved. When asked for comment on the matter, Amazon sent Gizmodo the same statement it had shared with Reuters .
United hoping Solskjaer revives rescue routine - USA
Although he's won no trophies, not yet, he might win the EFL Cup", Bosnich added. "It's down to man-management". I am one of them. "I've seen more or less every game from Norway, when I've had time from the other job".
Christmas 2018: Sunny, hot Christmas Day forecast for Perth
As we head towards Christmas, we're not expecting a lot of snow in the city, but we'll still get a fair amount on the highways. Historically, says the NWS, the chances of a white Christmas for the region are greater than fifty percent.
Khashoggi: Saudi Arabia modifies intelligence service
The deadliest country for journalists in 2018 has been Afghanistan, where 13 journalists were killed, the report said. In Syria and Yemen, two of the worst civil-war decimated countries, the fewest journalists were killed since 2011.
ObamaCare unconstitutional? What to know
Nancy Pelosi, who is expected to become House speaker in January, vowed to fight what she called an "absurd ruling". As Politico reported on Saturday , however, not all Republicans are enthusiastic about the new decision.