Princeton University http://wrvo.org en Forget the groundhog, scientists predict an earlier start to spring http://wrvo.org/post/forget-groundhog-scientists-predict-earlier-start-spring <div class="card-content"><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden "><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>The groundhog predicted an early spring this year -- and he isn't the only one.&nbsp; Scientists now say that thanks to climate climate change, spring may arrive up to 17 days earlier in U.S. forests during the next century and that, could have an unexpected silver lining. Mon, 04 Feb 2013 12:33:00 +0000 Marie Cusick 32802 at http://wrvo.org Forget the groundhog, scientists predict an earlier start to spring