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Fall Back As Daylight Saving Time Ends

Posted 01.05.2012 | Green

November 6 is officially the greatest day of the year because as Daylight Saving Time ends, we actually gain an hour -- and who doesn't need more time...

WATCH: Fallon Thanks Daylight Savings, Kris Humphries & More

Posted 01.05.2012 | Comedy

Every Friday we look forward to Jimmy Fallon's "Thank You Notes" segment. You know, the one where he writes letters of gratitude to the people, places...

Is Daylight Saving Time Eco-Friendly?

The Huffington Post | Tara Kelly | Posted 12.17.2011 | Green

No, it's not your imagination. You really have waited longer to get that extra hour of sleep this year. In fact, Daylight Saving Time (DST) comes ...

Committee Approves Bill To Keep Colorado On Daylight Savings Time All Year

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

A bill that would keep Colorado on daylight savings time all year was approved by the Senate Agricultural Committee on a unanimous vote Wednesday. Se...

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...

Wake Up America! Daylight Savings Time Is a Socialist Plot!

Kent Greenfield | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Kent Greenfield

I've switched sides. I've wiped the sleepies from my eyes and awakened to the alarming truth of what the Tea Party has been telling me for the past c...

Daylight Saving Time: How To Recoup That Stolen Hour

Dr. Michael J. Breus | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Michael J. Breus

Since the time change coincides with National Sleep Awareness Week, here are some tips to help you be more aware of the loss of that valuable hour of sleep and better adjust to it.

What's Up for March From Kids Off the Couch

Sarah Bowman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Sarah Bowman

Observation is the core of the scientific process, and we have a great way to start good science habits in your kids. Each March, Kidspace Museum in Pasadena hosts Caterpillar Adoption Days.

Understanding Your Emotional Calendar and the Seasons

Marcia G. Yerman | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Marcia G. Yerman

With the build up to Christmas over, all that remains are the days until the New Year makes its entrance. This time can be equally stressful, but It doesn't have to be that way, says Harvard Medical School's Dr. John R. Sharp.

Daylight Saving. Who's Benefitting?

Howard Steven Friedman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Howard Steven Friedman

Many of us find the resetting of the clocks annoying but naturally wonder if there's any science behind daylight saving time -- does it actually conserve energy?

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....

Ending Daylight Savings Time Is Bad For Health And Environment, Scientists Say

Yahoo! News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Putting the clocks back in winter is bad for health, wastes energy and increases pollution, scientists say, and putting an end to the practice in nort...

Healthy Ways to Chill Out with Ice Cream

Jordana Zizmor | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Jordana Zizmor

We all get sad sometimes, especially this time of year when it's back to school and things start to get hectic. It's especially depressing when we cha...

Time Out of Time

Angela Himsel | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Angela Himsel

It's spring, and I should feel lighter, and should be "springing forward," now that we've moved the clocks forward, but instead I feel as if I'm lumbering along.

5 Tips For Avoiding Daylight Savings Time Energy Lag

Andrea Pennington, M.D. | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Andrea Pennington, M.D.

While many love the idea of having more daylight for evening activities, a recent national survey found that many women complain that their energy levels "fall back" at this time of year.

Green News Report -- March 16, 2010 (Audio)

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

TWITTER: @GreenNewsReport Now available via Stitcher Radio's way cool app! Listen on your iPhone, Android, Palm Pre and BlackBerry! IN TODAY'S RADI...

Time to Spring Ahead! Daylight Saving Drama

Kari Henley | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Kari Henley

If you are reading this and haven't set your clock ahead, you're probably late for something. Daylight savings has arrived, and the phrase, "Spring Ahead" means we lose an hour of time -- poof -- just like that.

Skip Sex & 9 Other Wacky Ideas to Make Up for DST Lost Sleep

Lea Lane | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Lea Lane

If you follow these rules you'll be sick to your stomach, dirty, ungroomed, sloppily dressed, constipated, hungry, thirsty and horny. But you'll have made up the lost Daylight Savings Time hour!

Daylight Saving: Beat the Clock

Michael Downing | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Michael Downing

The point of daylight saving is to pretend you're beating the clock and besting nature while you sit on a still-sunny beach at 8:00 p.m. in the middle of July. But as an national energy policy, it's a foolish waste of time.

Fall Back An Hour: Daylight Saving Ends, Standard Time Returns At 2 a.m. November 1

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

WASHINGTON (AP) -- That time already? Come Sunday, standard time would again be the standard in America. Switching time: 2 a.m. Sunday, local time, ...

Daylight Saving Time 2009: November 1st

Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

It's that time of year again. The U.S. begins Daylight Saving Time at 2:00 a.m. local time on the second Sunday in March and reverts to Standard Ti...

Time Of Our Lives

Paula Gordon | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Paula Gordon

Today we right the wrong of so-called "daylight saving" and get back closer to being in sync with the sun in our obsession for tracking the arrow of time.

This Weekend: Americans to Lose One Hour to Daylight Savings and the Rest to Facebook, Twitter

Andy Borowitz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Andy Borowitz

or the first time since the time-shift was instituted, Americans will lose one hour to Daylight Savings and the rest of the weekend to Facebook and Twitter, experts say.

Daylight Savings Time Saves Money -- Or It Doesn't

Grist | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

U.S. Reps. Ed Markey (D-Mass.) and Fred Upton (R-Mich.) issued a statement yesterday declaring that they've been "vindicated" for their 2005 legislati...

Happy DLSTD To You!

C. Brian Smith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
C. Brian Smith

My favorite holiday is Daylight Savings Time Day. Nothing unites a country more than three hundred million of its citizens simultaneously asking "What fucking time is it?!"