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One Extra Second In 2015 Could Break The Internet

The Huffington Post | Damon Beres | Posted 01.08.2015 | Technology

This June, scientists will add exactly one second to the clock, a seemingly minor alteration that could wreak havoc for computers and websites across ...

Ultraprecise Clock May Open Up 'Entirely New Applications'

LiveScience | Denise Chow | Posted 04.04.2014 | Science

A new atomic clock unveiled Thursday (April 3) is three times more accurate than the one previously used to keep official time in the United States, m...

WATCH: Experimental Clock Smashes World Record For Precison

The Huffington Post | Posted 01.26.2014 | Science

Today's quartz wristwatches are pretty darn good at keeping time, gaining or losing only about 15 seconds a month. But a new atomic clock -- an exp...

New Atomic Clock May Change How We Measure Time

natureheader | Philip Ball | Posted 07.12.2013 | Science

The international definition of a second of time could be heading for a change, thanks to researchers who have demonstrated that an advanced type of ...

Incredible 'Nuclear' Clock Accurate To Within 1/20th Second--Over 14 Billion Years

Posted 03.11.2012 | Science

By: InnovationNewsDaily Staff Published: 03/09/2012 03:22 PM EST on InnovationNewsDaily A newly proposed clock that uses the orbit of a neutron ar...

Judah Levine: Keeping Time In Boulder

The Washington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Judah Levine does not wear a watch and when he's at home he often loses track of the time But when Levine gets to his office at the National Institute...

Doomsday Clock Reset (WATCH LIVE): When And How To See Atomic Scientists Move The Clock (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

UPDATE 10:31 AM ET: The "Doomsday Clock" has been reset by the Bulletin of Atomic Scientists to six minutes to midnight, from five minutes to midnight...