Looming storm adds to uncertainty
At the polar ends of the Earth, spring's first day is hard to miss.
In the north, the sun finally peeks above the horizon after six dark months, circling barely above the landscape as it creeps up.
It's vice versa at the South Pole, where the sun slips from sight, swirling away to temporary hiding.
It's light out, or it's dark.
Halder Thompson would appreciate the sort of day-or-night clarity the Sunday equinox brought the poles.
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