#35 - Seasonal Rounds

Episode 35 January 09, 2021 01:30:20
#35 - Seasonal Rounds
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#35 - Seasonal Rounds
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Happy New Year! We're glad to be back. On today's podcast, we have a conversation about a concept called Seasonal Rounds. This idea is something expressed in one form or another by all humans and even people in the cities can't escape it. The changes we've observed in the seasons is one of the biggest influences we have upon any changes in our behavior so we thought it would be fun to explore it NDN Science Style... We dive into this topic with our own stories from Montana and disguss some of the science that surrounds this idea, and we even get into what this idea looked like for ancient Greeks. ~ Links & Resources: [The Reason for the Seasons](https://spaceplace.nasa.gov/seasons/en/) [Wim Hof](https://www.wimhofmethod.com/) [Berkes Diagram on page 1257](https://www.fws.gov/nativeamerican/pdf/tek-berkes-2000.pdf) [Toasted Sister Podcast](https://toastedsisterpodcast.com/) ~ [Like this show? Leave us a review here on iTunes](https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/the-ndn-science-show/id1377936061?mt=2)... and if you don't have iTunes, you can drop us a like, a comment, or a message on one of our other pages ([Wordpress](https://ndnscienceshow.wordpress.com/), [Facebook](https://www.facebook.com/NDNScienceShow/), [Twitter](https://twitter.com/ndnscienceshow), [Instagram](https://www.instagram.com/ndnscienceshow/)) even one sentence helps! And if you leave your Twitter handle we'll be sure to thank you personally! You can also [Support the Show on PayPal](https://www.paypal.me/ndnscienceshow) ~

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