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BrainStuff

HowStuffWorks

Science & Medicine, Natural Sciences, Society & Culture, Technology

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Natural Sciences 5
Science & Medicine 14

Whether the topic is popcorn or particle physics, you can count on BrainStuff to explore -- and explain -- the everyday science in the world around us.

How Leap Years Work

July 14th, 2008

Episode 27 of 1092 episodes

A normal calendar years is 365 days long, but the earth actually takes 365.2422 days to completely orbit the sun. Learn more about leap years in this HowStuffWorks podcast.

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