Daylight Saving Time
was first suggested by Benjamin Franklin in the late 1700's, and the modern idea was introduced by George Vernon Hudson in 1895.
During his time as an American envoy to France, Benjamin ... Broadly speaking,
Daylight Saving Time was abandoned in the years after ...
Daylight Saving Time (DST) is used to save energy and make better use of
daylight. Today, daylight saving time (DST) is used in many countries.
Mar 9, 2012 ... As you prepare to reset your watches, alarms and microwaves, explore eight
facts about daylight saving time that might surprise you.
History: How the concept of Daylight Saving Time came to be implemented.
Daylight Saving Time has been used in the United States and in many European
countries since World War I. The Uniform Time Act of 1966. By 1966, some 100 ...
The History of Daylight Saving Time. Jennifer Vernon for National Geographic
News. Updated March 31, 2006. Most U.S. residents set their clocks one hour ...
Nov 4, 2016 ... As Daylight Saving Time comes to an end once again, it's time to debunk some of
the longstanding myths about the practice's history.
Mar 11, 2016 ... Ready or not, daylight saving time starts at 2 a.m. Sunday. ... to Prerau, whose
2009 book "Seize the Daylight" traces the history of the time shift.
from David Prerau's Seize the Daylight, the definitive daylight saving time book.
Benjamin Franklin: Benjamin Franklin, living in Paris, first conceived the notion of