๐ŸŒžWhy is the 21st of June so important?

๐ŸŒžWhy is the 21st of June so important? Yes, it is the International Day of Yoga and World Music Day, but it also marks a very important day in our Southern Hemisphere - the Winter Solstice.Follow on with Phil, our resident astrophysicist, as he delves into some chalkboard science and explores what the words solstice and equinox mean, and why they are so important. Don't forget to mark Sunday as a special day in your calendar!For more science videos, experiments and other activities you can do at home or school, head to our resources page www.unediscoveryvoyager.org.au/resources/.

Posted by UNE Discovery on Tuesday, 9 June 2020

Yes, it is the International Day of Yoga and World Music Day, but it also marks a very important day in our Southern Hemisphere – the Winter Solstice.

Follow on with Phil, our resident astrophysicist, as he delves into some chalkboard science and explores what the words solstice and equinox mean, and why they are so important.

Don’t forget to mark Sunday as a special day in your calendar!