Happy February 2nd!

For answers to today’s pressing questions, try these sources:

groundhog-2009 Important and extremely reliable scientific data on American groundhog (excuse me: the ONLY true weather forecasting groundhog) Punxsutawney Phil.

willie In-depth info on Candian groundhog Wiarton Willie and his friends and ancestors, as reported in the Canadian news media.
candle Interesting history on February customs and traditions, including Candlemas day (Feb. 2), from the Woodlands Junior School in the UK.

real-groundhog1 What IS a groundhog? Try the Animal Diversity Web at the University of Michigan Museum of Zoology.