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…Let the Sunshine In

Welcome to the beginning of daylight saving time! Yes, it’s time to spring forward into that evening sunshine and the beginning of longer days.

Now, before you grumble about losing an hour of sleep, or about this being an antiquated system, please ask yourself one question — Did I complain about it getting dark too early this winter? Read the rest of this entry


…Pass the Time

ClockWe tried to warn you yesterday, but in case you missed it — Daylight Saving Time begins today.

So, that somewhere you have to be in an hour…you’re already late.

While you may be bemoaning the loss of your hour, there is an upside. In fact, there are several. Read the rest of this entry

…Keep Time

/home/wpcom/public_html/wp-content/blogs.dir/05f/9658654/files/2015/01/img_2228.jpg2015 may have just started, but we can already tell that it’s going to be a long one…by a second, at least.

The clock powers that be have determined that an extra second will be added on June 30th this year. Also known as a “leap” second, it means that we’ll see an 11:59:60 on that day before switching over to July 1st.

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