Daylight Saving Time Ends Sunday, But The Debates It Inspires Appear Endless
Nov 05, 2017, 01:25
As we turn the clocks back an hour Sunday morning at 2 a.m., there seems to be two schools of thought on the annual fall rite: One camp likes the extra hour of sleep, while those in the other bemoans the earlier hour of darkness.
So, where does Daylight Saving Time originate from? One from 2011 that followed people in IN, (which didn't uniformly observed daylight saving time before 2006) found that energy usage actually increased with daylight saving time. That extra hour sounds good, but new research shows it could come with a spike in crime.
Credit - or blame - for the biannual shift goes back to Benjamin Franklin, who published An Economical Project for Diminishing the Cost of Light in a 1784 journal after he noticed that people burned candles at night but slept past dawn.
The United States followed shortly after on March 31, 1918 during World War I. It was used as a wartime measure for the United States.
1945-1966 - There is no federal law regarding Daylight Saving Time.
What's more, there is evidence to suggest daylight saving time takes a toll on TV ratings.
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Tomorrow someone may say people should not come in shorts and T-shirts in cinema halls as the national anthem is played there. However, despite the hullabaloo, the November 2016 order hasn't been struck down, or recalled.
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Star gazers will be aided this year by the lack of moonlight which should keep the skies clear of any hindering light pollution. Your best chance to see the shower will be before dawn Saturday morning, preferably away from any other light sources.