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If the term "midnight sun" sounds poetic to you, that's because it was first written by a poet. The provocative term "Midnight Sun" was first written and published by Yukon poet Robert Service. The term appears in the opening line of his famous poem, "The Cremation of Sam McGee". Published 1907.. "There are strange things done 'neath the midnight sun By the men who moil for gold."Bonsaijerry (talk) 20:58, 5 July 2011 (UTC)

What if it sounds neither poetic nor provocative to someone, but simply like a straightforward description of the phenomenon? I, for one, see no objective reason why it should sound poetic or provocative, unless you do not know that the phenomenon really exists. --Florian Blaschke (talk) 21:39, 11 December 2013 (UTC)


Countries in arctic circle like to advertise themselves as "land of the midnight sun", but they forget to mention that it is also a land of 3 months darkness :)) — Preceding unsigned comment added by 95.156.175.53 (talk) 14:57, 4 November 2012 (UTC)

What has the time-lapse video (File:Sunrise at 63°N.ogv) about a December sunrise to do with midnight sun? There must certainly be some other video more suitable for the purposes of this article. 188.67.94.113 (talk) 11:04, 19 March 2013 (UTC)