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Thought Of The Day!

Posted: May 10th, 2010 | Author: | Tags: , , , | 1 Comment »

Captain Hook would be terrified...
The world spins at approximately 1,038 miles per hour, completing a full rotation in the span of one day, or 24 hours. But really, it doesn’t, ’cause time is man-made, and though the world spins, it doesn’t know how fast it’s spinning. It’s just meant to do that. Time is a device we use to stay sane and coordinate actions and keep everybody on the same page. And while Greenwich is the agreed-upon center of time, the world doesn’t know that either. There’s no one area on the planet where time is controlled, or anchored, or spawns from. So my thought of the day is this:

What exactly are “atomic clocks” syncing with?

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