Daylight saving time (DST) or summer time is the practice of advancing clocks
during summer .... George Hudson invented modern DST, proposing it first in
1895. Modern DST was first proposed by the N...
Daylight Saving Time (DST) is used to save energy and make better use of
daylight. ... American inventor and politician Benjamin Franklin wrote an essay
Mar 8, 2013 ... Ben Franklin, inventor of all things sky-related. Image: Library of Congress. The
creation of DST is usually credited to George Vernon Hudson, ...
History: How the concept of Daylight Saving Time came to be implemented.
Mar 11, 2012 ... New research suggests the daylight saving time change will lead to lower ...... I
didn't realize he postulated (or invented) the flow of electrons ...
Mar 12, 2016 ... When Benjamin Franklin proposed Daylight Saving Time — he invented it — it
was a joke. These days, it's more like a practical joke we play on ...
Oct 30, 2015 ... The idea that daylight saving time was created to help farmers get their harvests
in is so ingrained into the national consciousness, it's hard to ...
Mar 31, 2006 ... Next year, daylight saving time will begin three weeks earlier, on March ... that
responsibility to the newly created Department of Transportation.
Mar 9, 2016 ... (Related: "Daylight Saving Time: 7 Surprising Things You May Not Know. ... set
their own timekeeping rules and created Kafkaesque confusion.
New Zealander George Vernon Hudson was the first to suggest the concept that
has become known as Daylight Savings Time. In 1895, he presented a paper to ...