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12 Insane Facts You Didn't Know About Time Zones

Thrillist | Posted 03.17.2015 | Travel
Thrillist

While daylight savings may throw you for a loop, the American time change is child's play compared to other time zone quirks around the world. Here are 12 oddities about time zones so strange, you couldn't even make them up.

10 Home Decor Improvements You Can Do in Just One Hour

Hometalk | Posted 03.10.2015 | HuffPost Home
Hometalk

Changing the clocks has got us thinking about what a difference one hour makes. We all know we would benefit from an extra hour of sleep, maybe another hour to run errands, or an additional hour in our weekends, but how much of a difference can one hour make in your home?

Finding Time in Unexpected Places: 11 Tips on Productivity

Simon Tam | Posted 03.09.2015 | Small Business
Simon Tam

By managing your time as you would a small business, you can cut the excess and focus on what you really find most rewarding.

Here's Who's Really Responsible For Daylight Saving Time

The Huffington Post | Leigh Weingus | Posted 03.09.2015 | Comedy

Feeling a little out of it today? You're not alone -- people all over the world are struggling to drag themselves out of the bed thanks to daylight sa...

Kids, Sleep and Daylight Saving Time

Sarah Virginia White | Posted 03.09.2015 | Parents
Sarah Virginia White

Those of us who savor our sleep will feel the loss of that single hour, but the early-to-bed, early-to-wake routine will be an especially hard sell to your kids.

5 Ways To Survive Turning The Clocks Forward This Weekend

The Huffington Post | Sarah Klein | Posted 03.06.2015 | Healthy Living

Sunday morning we lose a precious hour of sleep as we turn the clocks forward to mark the start of Daylight Saving Time. And even though an hour do...

How To Help Your Baby Ease Into Daylight Saving Time

The Huffington Post | Caroline Bologna | Posted 03.04.2015 | Parents

PSA: This coming Sunday, March 8, marks the start of Daylight Saving Time. While parents may look forward to being awake for more daylight hours, "spr...

Work-Life Balance? We Don't Have Time for That

Dawna I. Ballard | Posted 01.02.2015 | Healthy Living
Dawna I. Ballard

Owed to the end of Daylight Savings Time, many in the U.S. woke up this morning with a magical extra hour added to their day. I always hasten to point out how easy it is on that morning to notice, and pause for a moment to consider, two things.

'Lighting Season' Has Begun: What Better Time to Buy an LED Bulb and Save Over $125?

Noah Horowitz | Posted 12.30.2014 | Green
Noah Horowitz

As the annual ritual of setting our clocks back approaches this weekend, we officially "fall back" into "lighting season" where the days get shorter and our lights stay on more hours per day. But because roughly two out of every three bulbs in America's light sockets are still the inefficient ones, we're spending billions more than we need to light our homes.

Daylight Saving Time 2014 Ends November 2, So Get Ready To Sleep In

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 10.28.2014 | Green

There's no need to hit the snooze button on Nov. 2, because the end of daylight saving time will give you that extra hour of sleep you've been craving...

Utah Might Get Rid Of Daylight Saving Time

AP | By ANNIE KNOX | Posted 09.09.2014 | Politics

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Utah residents said Thursday that officials should reject daylight saving time and join Arizona and Hawaii as the only states ...

The Spring F-Word

Janelle Capra | Posted 06.01.2014 | Parents
Janelle Capra

Like many of you, my family has a rhythm, and spring forward rocks us to our core! I mean, I am just now returning to my old sleeping habits with a toddler who is finally sleeping through the night.

Reset Your Clock

Tamar Frankiel, Ph.D. | Posted 05.25.2014 | Religion
Tamar Frankiel, Ph.D.

Resetting the clock, or more precisely, the calendar, has an ancient biblical precedent.

7 Ways To Get To Sleep A Little Bit Earlier Tonight

Posted 03.08.2014 | Healthy Living

We're dreading turning the clocks forward Sunday morning, to mark the start of Daylight Saving Time, and the accompanying sleep deprivation that comes...

The Difference of Just One More Hour of Sleep

Fiona Childs | Posted 05.07.2014 | Healthy Living
Fiona Childs

The effect of Daylight Saving Time clearly indicates that sleep is not a luxury, but rather a necessity impacting our physical health, brain function and safety.

10 Glorious Places Where Daylight Savings Time Does Not Exist To Confuse You

Posted 03.07.2014 | Travel

On the morning of March 9, most of us loyal Americans will "spring forward," faithfully turning our clocks ahead in celebration of daylight savings ti...

The 5-Step-Plan To Survive The Time Change With Kids

Cat Greenleaf | Posted 01.23.2014 | Parents
Cat Greenleaf

Before we had our sons, the extra hour every fall meant more time to work, explore New York or watch one more episode of our latest binge. Now, the end of Daylight Saving Time represents waking up in the dark and adding 60 more minutes to the grouchiest part of our evening.

Golfers To Blame For Daylight Savings Time?

Agence France Presse | Marc-Antoine Baudoux | Posted 05.28.2013 | Business

Europeans will lose an hour of sleep this Sunday, something most Americans did three weeks ago. And in the fall they'll get it back a week before thei...

The Case For Moving Daylight Saving Time

The Huffington Post | Sarah Klein | Posted 03.03.2014 | Healthy Living

When we turned our clocks forward one hour earlier Sunday morning to mark the start of Daylight Saving Time, it was with more than a little anxiety. W...

Don't Forget To Set Your Clocks Forward!

AP | Posted 05.09.2013 | Green

WASHINGTON — Spring must be around the corner. It's time to set the clocks forward for daylight saving time. At 2 a.m. local time Sunday, dayli...

Down With Daylight Saving Time?

The Huffington Post | Meredith Bennett-Smith | Posted 03.07.2013 | Green

On March 10, Americans will set their clocks forward an hour in the biannual ritual known as Daylight Saving Time (DST). But the hour of reckoning cou...

Daylight Saving Time Ends: How The Time Change Affects Your Sleep And Mood

The Huffington Post | Sarah Klein | Posted 11.05.2012 | Healthy Living

Sunday, November 4, marked the end of Daylight Saving Time this year, and unlike the springtime transition in March, turning the clocks back an hour i...

Five Films To Support On Kickstarter

Farihah Zaman | Posted 06.04.2012 | Entertainment
Farihah Zaman

Now that Kickstarter has become a permanent fixture of the independent film community, it can be difficult to sift through all of the projects on offer. To help you narrow it down, here are my picks for five films worth donating to this month.

Funniest Daylight Savings Tweets

Posted 03.12.2012 | Comedy

By pushing clocks forward an hour on Sunday for daylight savings time, we gained some sunlight at the end of the day but lost a valuable hour of sleep...

WATCH: Harvard Professor Explains Health Risks Of Daylight Saving Time

Posted 03.11.2012 | Healthy Living

As part of National Sleep Awareness Week, the National Sleep Foundation's annual campaign to remind people about the importance and value of sleep, Th...