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Take a moment, look outside your window. Today is the #FirstDayOfSpring in the Northern…

Take a moment, look outside your window. Today is the #FirstDayOfSpring in the Northern…

Take a moment, look outside your window. 🌷🌼

Today is the #FirstDayOfSpring in the Northern Hemisphere, also known as the vernal equinox.

#DYK Earth’s tilted axis causes the season? Throughout the year, different parts of Earth receive the Sun’s most direct rays. So, when the North Pole tilts toward the Sun, it’s summer in the Northern Hemisphere. And when the South Pole tilts toward the Sun, it’s winter in the Northern Hemisphere.

These images are of Zinnias. They are part of the flowering crop experiment that began aboard the International Space Station on Nov. 16, 2015, when NASA astronaut Kjell Lindgren activated the Veggie system and its rooting “pillows” containing zinnia seeds.

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Take a moment, look outside your window. Today is the #FirstDayOfSpring in the Northern…
Take a moment, look outside your window. Today is the #FirstDayOfSpring in the Northern…

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