Extreme ultraviolet image of the sun taken on the winter solstice of 1996. (NASA)

The bad news: Today, the winter solstice, is the shortest day and longest night of the year in the Northern Hemisphere.

The good news: From here on out, each day we will get a little bit more daylight

1 Comment so far

  1. Irene (unregistered) on December 21st, 2005 @ 10:09 am

    Oooh, pretty . . .

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