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Temperature tells honey bees what time it is
Bees have surprisingly complex internal clocks.
Researchers just linked three atomic clocks, and it could change the future of timekeeping
Redefining the second is a big project. This is one crucial step towards accomplishing that goal.
Alarm clocks for a charming start to your morning
Stop relying on your phone and make waking up a pleasant experience.
Your kids aren’t growing up too quickly, but your brain sure thinks they are
The idea of them growing any faster than the rest of us is a myth.
Why leap years exist
Chaos would ensue if we didn’t have a leap day.
Bimonthly, fortnightly, and other complications: Here’s how to talk about time
Set your watch to this helpful guide.
Counting decapitated sperm and other time-consuming science tasks
Are we done yet?
Living on the wrong end of a time zone could hurt your health
When morning starts before sunrise, circadian rhythms suffer.
Feel like time is flying? Here’s how to slow it down.
Easy tricks can make good days feel longer.
All the ways daylight saving time screws with you
When entire countries lose an hour of sleep simultaneously, bad things happen.