• Daylight Saving Time and Time Zones

    On November 6th, Daylight Saving Time starts, for most of the country at least. This is a hard concept to understand, so I wanted to bring clarity to it. Most of the US, and much of the world, change their clocks twice a year. In the Fall, everyone moves their time back one hour and then forward one hour in the spring. The saying goes, “Spring Forward and Fall Backward.” Why do we do this? This is a concept that was used throughout history by ancient civilizations. The Romans used water clocks …