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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Day

A day is a unit of time. In common usage, it is either an interval equal to 24 hours or daytime, ... The life patterns of humans and many other species are related to Earth's solar day and the day-night cycle (see circadian rhythms). In recent ...

sciencing.com/causes-day-night-cycle-earth-15684.html

Jun 5, 2017 ... The change between day and night is caused by the rotation of the Earth on its axis. If the Earth did not rotate as it does, the day/night cycle ...

www.lpi.usra.edu/education/skytellers/day_night

Some planets rotate faster than Earth and some rotate slower. Mars has a day and night cycle similar to Earth. Mars rotates on its axis once every 24.6 hours.

www.ask.com/youtube?q=Earth%27s+Day+Night+Cycle&v=tO1VLpVpu1g
Jan 15, 2017 ... Earth - Day and Night cycle. Made in 3dsmax, and Vray 3.3 Textures 42 K from NASA and Modis. Tried to learn more about dynamic shaders, ...

www.scientificamerican.com/article/earth-rotation-summer-solstice

Jun 14, 2010 ... Almost imperceptibly, however, Earth's daynight cycle—one rotation on its axis —is growing longer year by year, and has been for most of the ...

www.universetoday.com/59707/what-causes-day-and-night

Dec 11, 2014 ... For most of here on planet Earth, sunrise, sunset, and the cycle of day and night ( aka. the diurnal cycle) are just simple facts of life. As a result of ...

curious.astro.cornell.edu/about-us/161-our-solar-system/the-earth/day-night-cycle/3-how-does-night-and-day-work-beginner

Jun 27, 2015 ... The Earth rotated about its axis once every 24 hours, plunging about half of the globe into darkness and illuminating the other half at any one ...

www.unawe.org/activity/eu-unawe1321

The cycle of night and day is continuous, except near the North and South Pole. If the Earth's axis was perpendicular to its orbital plane, all places on Earth ...

science.howstuffworks.com/environmental/earth/geophysics/earth2.htm

Some of the sun's biggest impacts on our planet are also its most obvious. As the Earth spins on its axis, parts of the planet are in the sun while others are in the ...