Today, July 4th, the Earth is at aphelion, the furthest point from the sun ☀ in its orbit.
The idea that the climate is warmest in the northern hemisphere at this time is often counter intuitive.
Enjoy the holiday and don’t forget that this evening Juno goes into orbit around Jupiter!
All our science, measured against reality, is primitive and childlike-and yet it is the most precious thing we have
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