In 2014, the December solstice comes on December 21 at 4:03 p.m. MST. That’s December 21 at 23:03 UT. Whether you call it the first day of Winter, Yule, or December Solstice, it is the shortest day of the year around these parts. Who’s going to build the fire? Happy solstice, everyone!
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