Posts Tagged Time

Why is sea level rising faster in some places along the US East Coast than others?…

The following article from ScienceDaily.com presents an explanation on differences in sea level rise in various coastal areas of the United States… Read about it here: https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2018/12/181219133236.htm Advertisements

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Time changes everything except something within us which is always surprised by change. ~ Thomas Hardy…

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Daylight Saving Time 2018: A Guide to the When, Why, What and How…

Apart from the United States of America, parts of Europe, Canada, Australia have adopted Daylight Saving Time, an energy conserving tradition started by Benjamin Franklin an exceptionally long time ago. Some persons think it should be stopped altogether, entire countries don’t use it, and some States think relevant legislation regarding it should be amended. Well […]

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Photos: Large Numbers That Define the Universe…

Visit the following LiveScience.com link for some magnificent numeric depictions of planet Earth… https://www.livescience.com/63429-big-numbers-universe-photos.html

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The International Date Line, Explained…

The International Date Line (IDL) is an imaginary — and arbitrary — line on Earth’s surface that runs from the North Pole to the South Pole. When you cross the IDL, the day and date change. If you cross it traveling westward, the day goes forward by one, and the date increases by one. If […]

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3 Simple Habits for Daily Mindfulness…

Source, The Positivity Blog: https://www.positivityblog.com/daily-mindfulness/

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In Ancient Rocks, Scientists See a Climate Cycle Working Across Deep Time…

Scientists drilling deep into ancient rocks in the Arizona desert say they have documented a gradual shift in Earth’s orbit that repeats regularly every 405,000 years, playing a role in natural climate swings… Read more about this a enn.com: https://www.enn.com/articles/54446-in-ancient-rocks-scientists-see-a-climate-cycle-working-across-deep-time

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Daylight Saving Time 2017: A Guide to the When, Why, What and How…

Intro: Most of the United States has basked in an extra hour of daylight since the spring. But that’s coming to an end. On Nov. 5, most Americans will set their clocks back an hour, as daylight saving time (sometimes erroneously called daylight savings time) comes to an end for the year. These spring and […]

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‘FMD’ blog history… “Tree-rings reveal secret clocks that could reset key dates across the ancient world”… 

Some ‘FMD’ blog history from August 2016: https://formuchdeliberation.wordpress.com/2016/08/21/tree-rings-reveal-secret-clocks-that-could-reset-key-dates-across-the-ancient-world/

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Groundbreaking research claims time travel IS POSSIBLE – and this is why | Science | News | Express.co.uk… 

A groundbreaking report from express.co.uk: http://www.express.co.uk/news/science/799249/time-travel-IS-POSSIBLE-tardis-black-hole

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An extra second has been added to 2016 on Dec 31… 

On December 31, 2016, a “leap second” will be added to the world’s clocks at 23 hours, 59 minutes and 59 seconds Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). This corresponds to 6:59:59 pm Eastern Standard Time, when the extra second will be inserted at the U.S. Naval Observatory’s Master Clock Facility in Washington, DC… Read the article […]

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Tree-rings reveal secret clocks that could reset key dates across the ancient world…

In a new paper, the authors explain how harvesting data from tree-rings could revolutionize the study of ancient civilizations such as the Egyptian and Mayan worlds. Until now scholars have had only vague evidence for dating when events happened during the earliest periods of civilization, with estimates being within hundreds of years, but this new […]

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How do trees go to sleep?… 

“Most living organisms adapt their behavior to the rhythm of day and night. Plants are no exception. A team of researchers from Austria, Finland and Hungary measured the sleep movement of fully grown trees using a time series of laser scanning point clouds consisting of millions of points each… “ Source eurekalert.org : How do […]

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Quote: Nature – mankind – universe…

“A human being is a part of the whole called by us universe, a part limited in time and space. He experiences himself, his thoughts and feeling as something separated from the rest, a kind of optical delusion of his consciousness. This delusion is a kind of prison for us, restricting us to our personal […]

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Violent formation of the moon…

Summary: Scientists have reconciled the accepted model of the moon’s formation with the unexpectedly similar isotopic fingerprints of both bodies. The results suggest that the impact that formed the moon was so violent, the resulting debris cloud mixed thoroughly before settling down and forming the moon… Read the full article here at ScienceDaily.com: Violent formation […]

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How Long Would It Take to Fall Through the Earth?…

How long would it take to fall down a hole in the Earth and reach the other side of the planet? … The solution to this problem depends on the strength of Earth’s gravitational pull, which in turn is based on its mass. As one falls through the planet, there is less mass beneath whoever […]

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Overview of Daylight Saving Time…

“During late Winter we move our clocks one hour ahead and “lose” an hour during the night and each Fall we move our clocks back one hour and “gain” an extra hour. But Daylight Saving Time (and not Daylight Savings Time with an “s”) wasn’t just created to confuse our schedules…” Read about daylight savings […]

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