Brian Ashley, 30, of Arizona, never has to change his clocks for daylight saving — and only notices his luck when phoning out of state. “It is when I have to call someone who is not in Arizona,” he says, “and I think, ‘Oh God, why are …
The arrival of daylight saving time means that it is time once again for Americans to lose an hour of sleep. Residents of all of the United States, except for Arizona and Hawaii, will turn their clocks, coffee makers, watches, DVRs and car …
Massachusetts wants to get ahead of the rest of the East Coast, by switching time zones. A committee in the New England state wants to end Daylight Saving Time and move into the Atlantic Time Zone, which is an hour ahead of …
7. DST was designed to give people more time in sunlight, and ostensibly to conserve energy—but many prominent studies have proven we get little if any benefits from the practice. A U.S. Department of Transportation study in the …
You might think that daylight saving time was conceived to give farmers an extra hour of sunlight to till their fields, but this is a common misconception. In fact, farmers have long been opposed to springing forward and falling back, since it …
People in the United States will feel a bit more rested on November 5, as daylight saving time 2017 comes to an end. The clocks fall back at 1 a.m. local time that Sunday, ensuring another precious hour of sleep and a corresponding …
Today the sun is shining during my commute home from work. But this weekend, public service announcements will remind us to “fall back,” ending daylight saving time by setting our clocks an hour earlier on Sunday, November 5. On …
One second after clocks say 1:59:59 early Sunday morning, Nov. 5, it will be 1 a.m. for most Americans and Europeans, not 2 a.m., as it’s the weekend for the annual shift from daylight saving time to standard time. The time change first …
It's time for the time to change. Daylight saving time officially began at 2 a.m. on Sunday, March 12, 2017. Clocks shifted forward one hour as mandated by the Energy Policy Act of 2005. Some will gripe about losing an hour of sleep, …