If you think this winter has been weird, blame the North Atlantic Oscillation. If you find the term confusing, think of it as a crossing guard. The NAO lets cold fronts cross the Atlantic. If it is positive, it lets cold fronts whiz through the Midwest and Eastern states and dash out to sea. If it is negative, it stops them. Learn more!
QUESTION OF THE DAY from The Old Farmer's Almanac: Is there a best feeding time for fish, and is this also the best time to see deer, rabbits, and other animals? Find the answer here: http://www.almanac.com/fact/is-there-a-best-feeding-time-for