Month: July 2020

Beat The Heat

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The Dog Days of Summer

The Dog Days of Summer

I’ve wondered for most of my life where the phrase “the dog days of summer” comes from. It turns out that it’s not as mysterious as I thought. The ancient Romans called the period of July and the first half of August that because Sirius, the dog star, rises at the same time, or near …

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