Archive for the ‘National Parks Guru’ Category

Daylight Saving Time: Time For A Change?

Daylight Saving Time – “Spring ahead, fall behind,” Do you really need it? Daylight saving time is the practice of advancing clocks during summer months so that evening daylight lasts longer, at the expense of sacrificing normal sunrise times. Typically, regions that use daylight saving time adjust clocks forward one hour close to the start […]


Oh Dear… What Are The Odds Of Hitting A Deer?

An annual report from State Farm shows a reduction in deer-related crashes. Overall in the U.S., drivers were less likely — one in 167 — to have a crash involving a collision with deer, elk, moose, or caribou. Last year’s survey put that chance at one in 162. It is estimated deer, elk, moose, and […]