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Kamen's Clock

Zem Joaquin | Posted 11.16.2015 | Impact
Zem Joaquin

Inventor Dean Kamen is obsessed with challenging norms. His Two Steps Forward clock is genius, yet determined to discombobulate. From the man who seceded from the nation when America challenged his wind-powered island comes a timepiece with true personality.

How Did People in the Middle Ages Tell Time?

Quora | Posted 07.29.2015 | Technology

Larger monasteries and the chapterhouses of cathedrals would have rung bells to summon the community to these prayers, and peasants and farmers living nearby would have had their day divided up by the ringing of these bells.

How To Survive Mercury in Retrograde

Donna Henes | Posted 12.04.2014 | GPS for the Soul
Donna Henes

Most of us dread Mercury in retrograde. We think of it as an extremely negative period, a frustrating time filled with irritating technical problems, confused communications, and mishaps. Mercury in retrograde has a very bad rap, indeed.

Telling Time: The Vintage Design of Alzheimer's Clocks

Sarah Archer | Posted 12.02.2014 | Healthy Living
Sarah Archer

There might be no clearer metaphor for mental clarity than that clock: we describe the timing of the very punctual among us as being like a "Swiss watch."

Time Marches On

William B. Bradshaw | Posted 11.20.2014 | Religion
William B. Bradshaw

In preparation for one of our high school reunion many years after graduation, the chairperson of our reunion suggested that each of us write about the best time of our lives. I gave this careful thought and simply wrote: "The present is the best time of my life."

Strangers Rally To Provide Awesome Birthday Surprise For 8-Year-Old Boy With Autism

The Huffington Post | Karin Swanson | Posted 03.05.2014 | Good News

Andrew "A.J." Greene is about to receive a wonderful birthday surprise. The 8-year-old, who has autism, has an unusual passion for his age: he's f...

'Doing Time' Takes On A Whole New Meaning With These Clocks

Posted 11.06.2013 | HuffPost Home

It used to be that prison inmates had just one choice when it came to channeling their creative energy -- making license plates. But at Rebibbia priso...

LOOK: 7 Cool Clocks You Can Make Yourself

The Huffington Post | Rain Embuscado | Posted 06.21.2013 | HuffPost Home

The household relic makes a comeback with these projects.

Cara Santa Maria

What Is Time? | Cara Santa Maria | Posted 12.31.2012 | Science

Have you ever stopped to ask yourself, "what is time?" We all understand its passage intuitively, experientially. But does time actually exist? Is it ...

WATCH: Inside NYC's 'Hospital For Clocks'

NARRATIVE.LY | Posted 12.06.2012 | New York

s a young boy growing up in London, John Metcalfe found an old clock in his grandmother's woodshed. "I wouldn't go as far as to say I repaired it," Me...

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...

Set Your Clocks for the Twilight of the Big Bang

Adam Frank | Posted 01.04.2012 | Green
Adam Frank

This Sunday marks the yearly orgy of clock-adjusting known as daylight saving time. This is the best day of the year to remind everyone that time, as we know it, doesn't exist.

WATCH: Video Sculpture: 'For Those Who Wait'

VernissageTV | Posted 12.02.2011 | Arts

Gabriel Barcia-Colombo is a New Media artist based in New York City. For the DUMBO Arts Festival 2011 he created an audio-visual installation that con...

Keeping Abreast of Time: My Wonderful Breast Clock

Sheldon Filger | Posted 11.13.2011 | Style
Sheldon Filger

In our corporatized consumer culture, we humans are subjected to saturation bombing of advertising containing subliminal as well as overt sexual messa...

Christian Marclay's The Clock: In Search for the Epiphany of Parody

G. Roger Denson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
G. Roger Denson

Christian Marclay's acclaimed video The Clock was on view at New York's Paula Cooper Gallery from January 21 through February 19. Please note that th...

Don't Forget To Turn Back Your Clocks Tonight

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

WASHINGTON — It's time to reclaim that hour of sleep you lost last spring. That's right, the clocks are turned back in most of the country....

PHOTOS: 15 Beautiful Clock Towers Around The World

Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel

In the age of the iPhone and Blackberry, people are wearing watches less frequently and instead relying on their phones for the time. Before the age...