In the middle latitudes of the northern hemisphere, southward facing objects get more sunlight throughout the year.
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If you live in the middle latitudes of the northern hemisphere, the moss will grow thicker on the north side. It may sound like an urban legend, but it’s quite real. And the reason is simple: there’s more sun on one side.