Quartz has been inundated with responses (and some hate mail) to my piece yesterday about getting rid of Daylight Saving Time in the US and putting the country on two zones, one hour apart. There were some trends among 

Benjamin Franklin gets the credit for coming up with Daylight-Saving Time, according to Fred Espenak of NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center. “The basic idea is to make the best use of daylight hours by shifting the clock forward in the spring and

Scott Paddock is one person who won't be setting his clocks back on Sunday in turn with daylight savings time. The Osprey, Fla., resident has a vast collection of antique and collectable clocks, each with delicate vintage movements and some dating back

Daylight Saving Time Is Terrible: Here's a Simple Plan to Fix It. Losing another hour of evening daylight isn't just annoying. It's an economically harmful policy with minimal energy savings. Allison Schrager Nov 1 2013, 10:45 AM ET. Tweet. More. Email

Daylight saving time ends Nov. 3, setting off an annual ritual where Americans (who don't live in Arizona or Hawaii) and residents of 78 other countries including Canada (but not Saskatchewan), most of Europe, Australia and 


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