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Should We Cancel Daylight Saving Time?

The Huffington Post | Krithika Varagur | Posted 03.14.2016 | Healthy Living

It's one of those debates that arises at the same time each year, like whether we should still celebrate Columbus Day, or what it's still okay to wear...

What Do People Around The World Think About Daylight Saving?

The Huffington Post | Krithika Varagur | Posted 01.17.2017 | Healthy Living

It's almost time to spring forward -- but not everywhere. Daylight saving, our controversial annual convention, isn't observed by nearly a third of na...

Here's When Daylight Saving Time Ends (You're Welcome)

The Huffington Post | Lindsay Holmes | Posted 10.29.2015 | Healthy Living

Daylight saving time, the practice that throws our sleep schedules all out of whack, ends Sunday, November 1 at 2 a.m. The clocks will "fall back" one...

Bills Aim To End Daylight Saving Time In Oregon

The Huffington Post | Andy Campbell | Posted 03.12.2015 | Green

There are many good arguments to be made for ending Daylight Saving Time (DST). The biggest one: There's no real reason to do it. DST became a ...

Daylight Saving: Who Wants It?

Michael Downing | Posted 05.08.2015 | Business
Michael Downing

Do we save energy by turning our clocks ahead? The answer is No. The answer has been no for more than 100 years. And yet, I am repeatedly asked the question, as if it is hard to believe that sticking our fingers into the faces of our clocks twice a year doesn't add up.

Fall Back Shouldn't Mean Fall Apart: How to Cope With Your Child's Sleep Routine During the Time Change

Ingrid Prueher | Posted 12.31.2014 | Parents
Ingrid Prueher

Daylight savings time (DST) should not mean a complete shift in your child's sleep routine. Nor does it mean that suddenly your child will become a terrible sleeper.

Daylight Saving Time

William B. Bradshaw | Posted 05.08.2014 | Good News
William B. Bradshaw

Historians tell us the general idea for daylight saving time was first written about in 1784 by Benjamin Franklin while in France.

#DST100 Descends Upon DC, Aims To Beat AKA World Record

The Huffington Post | Jessica Cumberbatch Anderson | Posted 07.15.2013 | Black Voices

History is built on rivalries. You know, the kind of no-holds-barred competition that famously pit Ali vs. Frazier, Coke vs. Pepsi, Alpha Kappa Alpha ...

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...

Year-Round Daylight Savings Time Bill In Colorado Dies

Posted 02.05.2013 | Denver

Coloradans will continue to have to set their clocks forward for the near future as Sen. Greg Brophy's (R-Wray) bill that would allow for permanent, y...

Colorado Senator Wants The State On Daylight Saving Time... Permanently

Posted 12.05.2012 | Denver

Colorado Sen. Greg Brophy (R-Wray) is passionate about daylight, so passionate that he is going to ask Colorado voters to weigh in on making Daylight ...

Tampering With Time: Making The Most Of Precious Light

Donna Henes | Posted 05.09.2012 | Healthy Living
Donna Henes

Light equals life. It is precious and we are loath to lose it. Not that the dark does not bring its own healing, life-enhancing atmosphere, but after the long pitch of winter, we are eager, anxious, impatient for more light. Nature knows that and obliges.

Shorter Days Shortchange Your Sunshine Vitamin

Penny Love | Posted 01.21.2012 | Healthy Living
Penny Love

I'm going to diagnose myself as a sufferer of early onset seasonal affective disorder. Early onset as in early in the day. Several times this week I've had to stop myself from climbing into my pajamas at 7 p.m.

Daylight Savings Time Is Here: When To Set Your Clocks

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

WASHINGTON (AP) -- It's the weekend to spring ahead to daylight saving time. For one night, there's the prospect of 60 fewer minutes of shut-eye, but...

Monaco Media Forum: The New Media World According to Murdoch, Everson, Hecht, Milner, Barra, Brell, Hippeau, Dinsdale, Kunster, Burns, Vestberg and More

Jack Myers | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Jack Myers

"Facebook is a wave. The wave will die down and then I have to paddle out again and find a new wave." So said Werner Brell, Chief Digital Officer of R...

Facebook Valued At $6.5 Billion As Russian Investor Expands Stake

Reuters | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Russian investment firm Digital Sky Technologies has begun buying more shares in Facebook, seeking to expand its stake in the world's No. 1 social net...

Daylight Saving Time: 5 Fun Facts

Huffington Post | Verena von Pfetten | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

A Friendly HuffPost Reminder: It's Daylight Saving Time! So, tonight (tomorrow?) at 2AM, it will be time to turn your clocks forward ("Spring Ahead, ...