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#4 – Seasons are due to how close we are to the sun

15 Incredible Myths Everyone Believes!

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Earth's seasons aren't due to our proximity to the sun. It's caused by the tilt of its axis of rotation - a 23.4° offset of the axis to be exact. The direction of the Earth's rotational axis stays nearly fixed in space despite the fact that we're also revolving around the Sun.

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