Daylight saving time (DST) or summer time is the practice of advancing clocks
during summer ... Although they did not fix their schedules to the clock in the
modern sense, ancient civilizations adju...
Daylight Saving Time (DST) is used to save energy and make better use of
daylight. ... Germany became the first country to introduce DST when clocks were
turned ... Today, DST starts on the second Sunday in March and ends on the first
Mar 9, 2012 ... It's “daylight saving time,” not “daylight savings time. ... in favor of maximizing
daylight waking hours, Benjamin Franklin did not originate the idea of moving
clocks forward. By the time he was a 78-year-old American envoy in Paris in
1784, ... States and localities could start and end daylight saving whenever ...
Why did daylight saving time (DST) start, and why does it still continue? When
asking a random sample of people we heard two answers again and again: "To ...
Oct 30, 2015 ... Ready or not, daylight saving time starts at 2 a.m. Sunday. ... And a study that
same year from the University of California-Santa Barbara found it ...
What year did we start Daylight Saving Time? ... A similar, year-round, national
observance went into effect in World War II, starting February 9, 1942, and ending
from David Prerau's Seize the Daylight, the definitive daylight saving time book ...
the next two days and found that, yes, it actually did rise so early every day. ...
One year, 23 different pairs of DST start and end dates were used in Iowa alone.
Mar 31, 2006 ... In 2005, the U.S. Congress passed a law extending DST by one month as of
2007. Next year, daylight saving time will begin three weeks ...
Nov 5, 2010 ... It'll be time to turn your clocks back an hour this weekend, but why do ... Many
other countries change their clocks when adjusting to summer time, but ... but the
Energy Policy Act of 2005 shifted the start of daylight saving time ...
The dates marking the beginning and end of daylight time have changed as
Congress ... called the Standard Time Act. The act also established daylight
saving time, ... After those two years the starting date reverted to the last Sunday