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Leap Year and Other Curiosities

February 29th only happens every four years but do you know why? It takes 365.256 days for the Earth to orbit the sun but there are only 365 days in the calendar year. Because of this February 29th is added to the calendar every four years to keep the calendar year and the solar calendar in sync. To celebrate this unique day why not take the opportunity to learn about some other unique and interesting facts from around the world.

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