Sun Dogs


Sun Dogs is about exploring our inner solar system, altering your body, and embracing death. In a distant future, humanity readily alters itself, adapting bodies to new environments. Skim along the Sun’s corona, float above the surface of Venus, travel the dusty plains of Mars, and beyond.

Frequency asked questions and rumours

When was Sun Dogs released?

Sun Dogs was released on 29 Oct, 2015

Who was the developer that made Sun Dogs?

Royal Polygon were the developers that made Sun Dogs

What do sun dogs mean in winter?

Since high clouds up in the atmosphere move faster, the high clouds out ahead of a storm system can often be seen first before the lower clouds and precipitation arrive. Therefore, sun dogs (or “snow bows” if using them to predict snow) often foretell precipitation in the next 12-24 hours.11 Jan 2016

Are Parhelions rare?

Parhelia are not particularly rare phenomena (one every three days at any given site on average), but the reason most are not seen is that people simply don’t look at the sky!17 Mar 2010

How rare is it to see a Sundog?

Sundogs are not a rare or uncommon phenomena. Sun dogs are well known to form virtually anywhere in the world. They are sometimes seen twice a week or more! In fact, sun dogs are well-noted throughout history.

What does it mean when you see Sundogs?

A Sign of Foul Weather Despite their beauty, sundogs are indicative of foul weather, just like their halo cousins. Since the clouds that cause them (cirrus and cirrostratus) can signify an approaching weather system, sundogs themselves often indicate that rain will fall within the next 24 hours.19 Jan 2020

Where can I find a sun dog?

Sun dogs typically appear as a pair of subtly colored patches of light, around 22° to the left and right of the Sun, and at the same altitude above the horizon as the Sun. They can be seen anywhere in the world during any season, but are not always obvious or bright.

Why do they call them sun dogs?

The term “sun dog” (or mock sun) originates from Greek mythology. It was believed the god Zeus walked his dogs across the sky and that the bright “false suns” in the sky on either side of the sun’s disk were the dogs.18 Aug 2017

Is a Sundog good luck?

Good luck? In medieval times, the three bright lights were sometimes interpreted as the sign of the trinity, a sign of great fortune. Nowadays, they are a sign that you were lucky to be looking at the sky at just the right time. You get to see those faithful companions of our sun—sundogs.

What do sundogs mean?

sun dog, also called mock sun or parhelion, atmospheric optical phenomenon appearing in the sky as luminous spots 22° on each side of the Sun and at the same elevation as the Sun. Usually, the edges closest to the Sun will appear reddish.

Is finding a dog good luck?

Dogs: Dogs represent loyalty, protection and good fortune. Dogs are considered to enhance positivity and good fortune around you, besides giving out protective positive vibes. The Chinese often place a pair of dog statues, called Fu, at the entrance of their homes for protection and safety.6 Oct 2021

Why are they called sun dogs?

The term “sun dog” (or mock sun) originates from Greek mythology. It was believed the god Zeus walked his dogs across the sky and that the bright “false suns” in the sky on either side of the sun’s disk were the dogs.18 Aug 2017

Are sun dogs rare?

Halos and sun dogs are not rare, especially with the cold winters experienced across the Prairies, but it isn’t an everyday occurrence. You need the right atmospheric conditions for ice crystals to form, then the sun has to be at the correct angle for light to refract.6 Feb 2019