Photo: Hockey Kids Winter is the coldest season of the year in temperate climates, between autumn and spring. It is caused by the axis of the Earth in the respective hemisphere being oriented away from the Sun. Niagra Falls Elsewhere on the Web Changing Climate Earth Seasons


Photo: NASA Goddard, Seeing Equinoxes and Solstices Seasons = each of the four divisions of the year (spring, summer, autumn, and winter) marked by particular weather patterns and daylight hours, resulting from the changing position of the Earth with regard to the sun Also see: seasonality spring Spring summer Summer autumn Autumn winter Winter Sámi …