The Eleven Dimensions of Space/Time - Part II

Time as a dimension can be modeled as a plane surface enveloping or enclosing a tridimensional space, and thus, time is curved. This envelope represents the domain of time, but actual time lapse from an individual's point of view is along the dimension, appearing as sequential movement. However, movement through time is, itself, multidimensional...
Jan 14, 2015 |

5 Tips on Managing Deadlines

Of late, I have become a victim of my own deadlines; I realize I'm failing to manage my own deadlines. Working for yourself is both a blessing and a burden: A blessing because the only person you must answer to is you, a burden for the very same reason. When I find myself falling into these self-made traps, I am looking constantly for new,...
Dec 26, 2014 |

Stop Interruptions Before They Stop You

Phone calls, hallway conversations, people stopping by your workspace - all of these interruptions can be frustrating and disruptive to an otherwise productive day. Not to say there can't be value in any of the conversations resulting from these situations - it's just that they often don't come at an opportune time for us. However, not all...
Dec 26, 2014 |

10 Routines To Improve Your Productivity

We all have routines in our lives, and they are a great way to be efficient... and even to complete the most mundane of tasks. For example, I have an evening routine (apologies for being boring) but:
Dec 26, 2014 |

The Importance of Taking Time to Think

SITTING IN YOUR BEDROOM, doing nothing, just thinking, imagining, creating, musing ever about nothing at all, pondering the future five minutes or a vision fifty years away; free within oneself. It's the engagement of the senses in the meanderings of life, the rolling around in the mouth of a precious drop and the savouring of the velvety thoughts.
Dec 26, 2014 |

Time Is

Displays the current atomic time and compares it to the user's local computer time. Also displays the time in a variety of locations, as well as allows users to compare the time between two or more cities.
Apr 8, 2016 |

Official U.S. Time

Government website providing a clickable map of the United States displaying the official current time.
Apr 8, 2016 |

Local Time around the World

Guide to world time lists time data from around the world. Does not include information on daylight saving time.
Apr 8, 2016 |

Time Zone Tools and Information

Shows the current time in all parts of the world.
Apr 8, 2016 |

A Walk through Time

Presentation of the Physics Laboratory of the National Institutes of Standards and Technology on the evolution of time measurement and timekeeping, from ancient to modern times.
Apr 8, 2016 |


Provides a world clock, giving the current local time for all major countries and cities around the world.
Apr 8, 2016 |

Daylight Time

Designation of daylight savings time, when it begins and ends, and the history of this United States policy.
Apr 8, 2016 |


Barycentric dynamical time (TDB): dynamical time for barycentric phenomena which replaced Ephemeris Time when the IAU 1976 System of Astronomical Constants was implemented in the Astronomical Almanac in 1984.The difference between TDT and TDB is due to variations in the gravitational potential around earths orbit, and is always less than 2...
Apr 4, 2016 |

A History of Time

Explains the importance of concept of time in the history of mathematics, science and measurement.
Mar 31, 2016 |

Remembering '85, Mexico City public leaps into quake rescue

Baruch García stood at an intersection Tuesday afternoon after a deadly earthquake, trying to direct traffic away from a road cutting through La Condesa’s lush Parque México. On the other side of... Read More

Lessons in identity from Kurds and Catalans

One of the defining challenges in the 21st century has been how to balance demands for independence by certain peoples with the sanctity of national borders. Just in the coming days alone, two... Read More

Kremlin frets as Russia's once restive Islamist region takes up political Islam

Russia fought two bloody wars in its Caucasus republic of Chechnya, ostensibly to crush an emerging threat of Islamist extremism on its own soil. Mr. Kadyrov is imposing sharia (Islamic law) on... Read More