Spring (Season)

Facts About Spring Time

The Chinese tradition of spring cleaning represents the removal of misfortune that may have accumulated the previous year.

Key Facts In This Video

  1. Because the sun's rays are bent by the Earth's atmosphere, we see the sun before it rises and after it sets during the vernal equinox. 00:45

  2. Benjamin Franklin was the first to suggest day light savings time. 01:23

  3. Day Light Savings Time was enacted by law by the U.S. government year-round during WW2 to conserve energy. 01:45

Written by Curiosity Staff March 24, 2015

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