Category: Clocks

Clocks

Daylight Savings Time

Daylight Savings Time commonly referred to as DST is observed as the change in local time to effectively increase the productivity of the daylight hours by effecting sunrise to be observed as as hour earlier than normal and sunset one hour later. Though this routine has been in effect for over one hundred years, the […]

Clocks

Atomic Clock

The atomic clock used today is one of the most detailed and accurate means of measuring units of time and are becoming increasingly important with the advancement of scientific technology worldwide. The atomic clock is a device which uses an electronic transition frequency similar to that used in the microwave to effectively calculate time. An […]

Clocks

Time Change 2014 and 2015

The term Time Zone has been known to place a specific emphasis to any of the existing 24 regions located on the planet’s surface, which have been divided by lines of longitude, each consisting of a standard time. The exact number of precise time zones has been a topic of debate among several scientific researchers, […]