Posts Tagged ‘leap seconds’

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    Leap Seconds

    Jan 6, 12 • 123 Views • Businesses, Economic History, Innovation, International Trade and Finance, RegulationNo Comments

    The earth is supposed to rotate every 24 hours. Sometimes, though, it takes less time and sometimes it takes more. So, to be precise, we depend on atomic clocks. And therein lies the problem.  Increasingly, Solar Time (earth rotation time) deviates from...