Happy Leap Day!

Happy birthday leaplings! Thanks to Danny Nicholson’s blog, I came across this fabulous stop-motion video explaining the leap year phenomenon. With some simple animations and complex math, the video provides a great summary on the history of calendars, the rotation of the earth, and how leap years came about.

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