Saturday, September 22, 2018

Daylight Savings Time, Standard Time, and Time Zones: the Politics of the Clock

March 11th is approaching. If you are in the US, read cet.org’s advice on how to prepare for the switch to Daylight Savings Time. You can also discover the dangers of Daylight Saving Time, how Benjamin Franklin wanted to conserve daylight, and even when switching time affects koalas—all before you turn your clock forward an hour on Sunday morning.

Escape the Burden of Switching to Daylight Time

Our inner clock doesn’t know that the government has rescheduled our lives.

Indiana: Where It’s Always Later Than You Think!

Waking up into winter darkness is bad enough for mood...

Cannons: Alarm Clocks for Sluggards

"Oblige a man to rise at four in the morning, and it is probable he will go willingly to bed at eight in the evening," wrote Benjamin Franklin before we knew how to reset our inner clocks.

A Study to Warm the Koalas of Your Heart

Wild koalas appear to benefit from Daylight Saving Time.

How to Prepare for Standard Time

For the time shift on November 4th, 2018.

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