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Equinox today, longer nights ahead

Aside from marking the first ber month of the year, one of the most exciting events that we look forward to this month is the Autumnal Equinox. Equinox is derived…

BER Months = Brrr Months?

A few days before September, netizens were already expressing their enthusiasm over the approaching “ber” months. For us, Filipinos, the holiday season unofficially begins at this period, when we anticipate…

Vernal Equinox: Beginning of Spring

Blooming daffodils, a songbird at dawn and the warmth of the afternoon sun – spring is coming! Vernal Equinox, also called “March Equinox” or “Spring Equinox,” marks the beginning of…

Fair weather on the first of March

No weather disturbance is expected to threaten the Philippines within the next three days. Today, the weak northeast monsoon brings, at times cloudy skies and isolated light rains, over the…

Why are “Ber Months” associated with “Brrr Months”?

We, Filipinos are known, not only for our hospitality, but also for having the longest Christmas celebration in the world. As early as the first day of September, which marks…