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It's Time to Add More Than a Second

Steve H. Hanke | Posted 06.29.2015 | Business
Steve H. Hanke

To avoid clock drift, the world's computer clocks will gain an extra second at midnight Greenwich Mean Time, as June turns to July. This adjustment is necessary so that computer clocks can remain synchronized to Universal Time and to the time it takes the earth to rotate around the sun.

Can One (Leap) Second Change Your Life?

Martin Boroson | Posted 06.25.2015 | Healthy Living
Martin Boroson

For the leap second invites us to reflect on how we spend time. It gives us an opportunity to make every second count. And it invites us consider what we -- individually and collectively -- could accomplish with just one second of focused intention.

On Solitude In A Waiting Room

Hannah Lamarque | Posted 06.23.2015 | Travel
Hannah Lamarque

Amsterdam airport is a huge and stark place. Lit by sheets of neon lights, it towers into the heavens and winds into places unseen. There are other airports which are warmer, more familiar, less intimidating, but as I sit here at 8.30 in the morning, I feel more comforted than I have for a long time.

Notes From a Dive Bar XII

Alan Black | Posted 06.22.2015 | San Francisco
Alan Black

When people ask where I hail from, sometimes I tell them I'm Vulcan, as a joke, and they ask, where is that? Geography is not their strong point. Communication is lost when you speak in an accent designed to burr and brogue.

Time

Frank A. Weil | Posted 06.17.2015 | Science
Frank A. Weil

Time seems to be a simple thing. And, in one sense, it is. In many other ways, it is immensely complicated. A lot of those complications come about because of individual perceptions, which are without limit.

Why Do We Kill Time?

Marta Ibarrondo | Posted 06.15.2015 | Comedy
Marta Ibarrondo

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Time Is Not On Our Side

Bob Tufts | Posted 06.11.2015 | Healthy Living
Bob Tufts

The time is now to get ALL members of the medical supply chain in a room face to face to work together on behalf of patients. And this time, do it in public, not behind closed doors -- and spend some time reading the damned bill!

Telling the Truth About Time

Lauren Zander | Posted 06.10.2015 | Healthy Living
Lauren Zander

For most of us, the subject of TIME is still a very abstract concept. We all know we could be managing our time more effectively, but no amount of li...

'Boom Boom' Baz: A1 Photojournalist

Magda Abu-Fadil | Posted 06.07.2015 | Media
Magda Abu-Fadil

That's his nickname, acquired being first on the scene to shoot the effects of booby-trapped cars during his native Lebanon's civil war.

The Value of Living in the Moment

Corinda Lubin-Katz | Posted 06.02.2015 | Healthy Living
Corinda Lubin-Katz

Time is undeniably and exceptionally transient. We can fill that time with meaningful relationships, with character, with introspection, growth and passion, with adventure, laughter, lessons and memories. And better a short time well spent, than an eternity living at the fringes of your own life.

Don't Waste Your Time (It's Precious)

Dr. Jim Taylor | Posted 06.02.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Dr. Jim Taylor

Given that my time is no more special than yours, I would recommend that you too join the ranks of timeist. Though it's not something to parade around about, I don't think there's anything to be ashamed about either.

Of Swimmers and Late Bloomers

Samuel Buchanan | Posted 05.28.2015 | College
Samuel  Buchanan

We govern ourselves to accommodate fear rather than accomplish dreams. Hence, when opportunity presents itself (later than expected), those who ask when don't capitalize on chance. However, for the late bloomers, the opportunity is never too late.

The One Thing You Should Do More of Before It's Too Late

Danielle Posa | Posted 06.10.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Danielle Posa

Just hug. My Grandma died one year ago today. I don't believe anyone really truly dies, because I believe we are a spirit encapsulated in a physic...

How My Life Improved After 14 Days of Saying 'No'

M. Shannon Hernandez | Posted 05.27.2015 | Women
M. Shannon Hernandez

If you are feeling stressed, overcommitted and worn down, I am going to encourage you to take a look at your schedule and, more importantly, how often you are saying "yes" to things out of obligation, guilt or fear.

Finding Time to Meditate

Andy Puddicombe | Posted 05.26.2015 | Healthy Living
Andy Puddicombe

We're well aware that maintaining a daily meditation practice can often be easier said than done. Here are 10 tips that will help you set yourself up for a regular and consistent practice.

Unexplainable Grace

Ashley Ballou-Bonnema | Posted 05.14.2015 | Healthy Living
Ashley Ballou-Bonnema

When my time does come, whether it be tomorrow, months, or years from now, I want to know I did everything I could to pay the goodness I've been shown forward. I want to live gratefully in each moment and for each person who has filled every grace given breath with beauty. With this grace I have so graciously been gifted, I will fight.

Spending Time or Spending Money - The Secret Decoded

Lisa smith | Posted 06.28.2015 | Business
Lisa smith

If there are two things that we don't have in abundance but we wish we did, they would be time and money. Naturally, if people have been using them in conjunction with each other for so long, there must be a reason why. So what is it that so intimately connects these two things?

Can You Be Speeding Up Your Time by Rushing Yourself?

Zita Harkaran Vasilisinova | Posted 05.11.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Zita Harkaran Vasilisinova

Most of things we do in life, we do in order to get some sort of reward. We work to get paid, we create to get recognition, we socialize to have fri...

It's On Young Journalists To Educate Themselves About Diversity

Yunita Ong | Posted 05.06.2015 | College
Yunita Ong

It's college students like me who will be filling the ranks and file of press corps around the nation -- and it's us who will be shaping the discourse about the increasingly diverse America. It's my responsibility to educate myself.

Time, Hope, and Stark Determination... March on... Bay Area Brain Tumor Walk, May 2, 2015 SF

Debbie Davis | Posted 05.05.2015 | World
Debbie Davis

It doesn't take a family member or friend to be a brain tumor survivor, or to know someone who has lost their life to this ugly disease, to help fight the fight or 'talk the walk and walk the talk.' But it definitely can make you pay attention and participate.

Respecting the Value and Concept of Time

Austin Schneider | Posted 05.04.2015 | Business
Austin Schneider

Time is one of my favorite concepts, one that has boundless potential. Something everyone on earth has equal access to, but will produce drastically different results with.

How Long Will You Live? Body Size, Heart Rate and Metabolism

Paul Spector, M.D. | Posted 05.04.2015 | Healthy Living
Paul Spector, M.D.

These observations were then applied to the association of size and longevity. The larger the animal, the lower its metabolism and the longer it lived. Smaller animals have higher metabolic rates and shorter lifespans.

Baltimore Photographer Captures Iconic Images Of Protests: 'I Want People To See The Truth'

The Huffington Post | Lilly Workneh | Posted 05.04.2015 | Black Voices

Meet Devin Allen, a talented, young photographer from Baltimore, Maryland who captured the iconic image plastered on the latest cover of Time magazine...

The Society of Busy

Danielle Vaughn | Posted 06.23.2015 | Healthy Living
Danielle Vaughn

Are you a member? There are two requirements: You have to maintain a to-do list that governs how you feel about your day, and you have to regularly me...

Beautiful Video Perfectly Describes Why Time Goes By Faster As We Get Older

The Huffington Post | Yagana Shah | Posted 04.23.2015 | Fifty

From the years of our youth, we're just waiting for time to pass. As children, we wait for the school bell, which signals freedom from the classroom. ...