Daily Archives: February 1, 2017

The Fascinating History of Groundhog Day

History of Groundhog Day

In tongue twisters, it’s called a woodchuck. In science textbooks, it’s called a Marmota Monax. But in the meteorology world, we know these little rodents as groundhogs, and they’re here on February 2nd to predict the rest of the winter weather. Read on to learn about the history of groundhog day. If you’ve seen Billy Murray in Groundhog Day, you… Read more »