The summer solstice arrives with the longest number of daylight hours. This year, it is shared by Father’s Day, on June 20. The solstice is considered mid-summer in Celtic tradition, with domestic crops planted earlier in the year and the promise of harvest ahead. 

The herdsman constellation, Bootes, releases a meteor shower between June . . .

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