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Daylight Saving Time Will Begin March 8


Astronomers at the Pisgah Astronomical Research Institute (PARI) in Rosman remind the public that at 2 a.m. on Sunday, March 8, Daylight Saving Time (DST) in the United States begins and we set our clocks forward one hour.

Some people get a bit confused by these changes between Standard and Daylight times thinking that somehow we really “save” time. But realize that this is not an astronomical phenomenon. The “lucky ‘ol Sun just keeps rollin’ along” no matter what the U.S. Congress declares. All we are doing is simply shifting our clocks within the solar day to suit our own...

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