• Include a fourth column called "Duration" to calculate how long each contraction lasts, and a fifth column called "Time Between Contractions" to calculate the length of time elapsed between the beginning of one contraction and the beginning of the next one. (wikihow.com)
  • Standard time zones of the world since 2016. (wikipedia.org)
  • Standard time, as originally proposed by Scottish-Canadian Sir Sandford Fleming in 1879, divided the world into twenty-four time zones , each one covering 15 degrees of longitude. (wikipedia.org)
  • All clocks within each zone would be set to the same time as the others, but differed by one hour from those in the neighboring zones. (wikipedia.org)
  • [5] The conference did not adopt Fleming's time zones because they were outside the purpose for which it was called, which was to choose a basis for universal time (as well as a prime meridian). (wikipedia.org)
  • During the period between 1848 and 1972, all of the major countries adopted time zones based on the Greenwich meridian. (wikipedia.org)
  • DHL has also carried out improvements on its local web site, and will unveil its enhanced web site later this month, with a whole range of functionality including information on time zones and currency calculations, which have been Arabised for the local market. (itp.net)
  • If we do away with daylight savings, we should shift all the time zones about 7 or 8 degrees farther west longitude. (slashdot.org)
  • It is a modern continuation of Greenwich Mean Time (GMT), i.e., the mean solar time on the Prime Meridian at Greenwich, London, UK . (wikipedia.org)
  • Greenwich Mean Time, where all clocks in Britain were set to the same time, was established to solve this problem. (wikipedia.org)
  • The local time at the Royal Greenwich Observatory in Greenwich, England, was adopted as standard on 22 October 1884 at the end of the International Meridian Conference , [3] [4] leading to the widespread use of Greenwich Mean Time to set local clocks. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1935, the term Universal Time was recommended by the International Astronomical Union as a more precise term than Greenwich Mean Time, because GMT could refer to either an astronomical day starting at noon or a civil day starting at midnight. (wikipedia.org)
  • [7] The term Greenwich Mean Time persists, however, in common usage to this day in reference to civil timekeeping . (wikipedia.org)
  • As a consequence, the clause specifying that DST should end, and clocks be set back 1 hour on October 30, 2016 at 04:00 (4 am) local time, has also been canceled. (timeanddate.com)
  • As many have now observed , one little bridesmaid - 3-year-old Grace Van Cutsem - may have warmed the hearts of British Republicans with her well-timed frown during the balcony kiss. (nytimes.com)
  • In reality, Republicans win all the time without closing the empathy gap. (nytimes.com)
  • At 10:00 Eastern time, as Lexi Mainland reports, each of the 10 top trending topics on Twitter were wedding-related, including "Grace Kelly" "Pippa" - her sister - "they kissed" and the hashtag #proudtobebritish. (nytimes.com)
  • Shane Richmond, the London Telegraph's Head of Technology, said in a blog post that the royal wedding was being mentioned around 67 times per second on Twitter during the height of the pomp and circumstance. (nytimes.com)
  • NEW YORK (AP) - Twitter made money for the first time in its nearly 12-year history, a milestone that satisfied investors in the short term but might not resolve the company's broader problems any time soon. (wrcbtv.com)
  • Every time Twitter tries to respond to a problem, it's either not good enough, or some other problem emerges. (wrcbtv.com)
  • Stealing Time is a 2001 drama involving the reuniting of four friends a year after college, each of them now dealing with their own problems. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2001). In essence, the method allows us to "summarise" the information in a large data set X by creating a very much smaller set C of representative points (called centroids) and a membership map relating each point in X to its representative in C. An obvious but special type of data set that one might want to cluster is a time series data set. (igi-global.com)
  • Astronomers found that it was more accurate to establish time by observing stars as they crossed a meridian rather than by observing the position of the Sun in the sky. (wikipedia.org)
  • As UT is slightly irregular in its rate, astronomers introduced Ephemeris Time , which has since been replaced by Terrestrial Time (TT). (wikipedia.org)
  • As Earth astronomers continue studying the space-time rift in 2147, the Tirmat leadership agrees to send explorers to Earth. (wikipedia.org)
  • Enter my contest for poems about our times and the Trump presidency. (nytimes.com)
  • However, clocks were not turned back 1 hour, as usual, but remained on the same time, UTC+3. (timeanddate.com)
  • By not setting their clocks back, Turkey has abandoned the practice of adjusting the local time to and from DST for good, effectively changing the country's time zone to a permanent UTC offset of plus 3 hours (UTC+3). (timeanddate.com)
  • There are several groups petitioning to keep Colorado on Daylight Savings Time and eliminate the need for you to go around the house messing with your clocks twice a year. (csindy.com)
  • So, on second thought, I'm not signing any quack petition to twist the clocks' arms for the last time. (csindy.com)
  • This weekend, we will turn our clocks back one hour for daylight saving time. (wrcbtv.com)
  • Carrie Goldberg, her lawyer who handled the matter, read email messages from The Times, according to two people familiar with the case, but she has not responded. (nytimes.com)
  • Read on for information on how to time contractions. (wikihow.com)
  • Artifacts from the Paleolithic suggest that the moon was used to reckon time as early as 6,000 years ago.Lunar calendars were among the first to appear, with years of either 12 or 13 lunar months (either 354 or 384 days). (wikipedia.org)
  • Subscribers* enjoy full access to TimesMachine-view 129 years of New York Times journalism, as it originally appeared. (nytimes.com)
  • An international treaty needs to be passed that would make it mandatory for all future land mines laid to contain a time released herbicide, (that releases for years) or detectible chemical marker (for desert areas), that would make future dection possible after the strategic time period for the laying of the mine had passed. (halfbakery.com)
  • Men now make up a smaller share of teachers than at any time in the past 40 years. (nytimes.com)
  • Josh Ritchie for The New York Times Bob Levinson, 86, has had dry macular degeneration for about 20 years. (nytimes.com)
  • General relativity does not address the nature of time for extremely small intervals where quantum mechanics holds. (wikipedia.org)
  • And yes, the site isn't at all new, but given the variable behavior of time in the world of quantum mechanics and the theory of relativity, I'd say that's a good enough pass. (csindy.com)
  • Because the power of the human defense forces, they decide to change their strategy, abandoning a conventional, frontal attack on Earth forces (because they would likely face a high casualty rate and even a defeat) in favor of a plan focusing on a time-traveling technology. (wikipedia.org)
  • A battle between Dr. Gilgamesh and Tirmatians starts, and it is only a matter of time to decide who shall win. (wikipedia.org)
  • Decide what timing tools to use. (wikihow.com)
  • The idea though is to have a scheduled time after all your classes are done where you go through all the actions, all the things that you picked up throughout the day and decide when and how you're going to deal with them. (lynda.com)
  • They also visit their favorite bar, Rennie's Landing, one last time. (wikipedia.org)
  • I cannot recall the last time something like that happened in politics or religion. (todayinsci.com)
  • Indeed - last time David and I were tootling around in Oz, the McCafes we patronised scored a solid B. The coffee and food was respectable, and on one occasion wheremy order was farked it was done without attitude.Sometimes, good enough -- doing the basics well -- is just that. (publicaddress.net)
  • He wants Missouri - and other states willing to join a pact - to permanently adopt daylight saving time and call it Standard Time . (slashdot.org)
  • In physics , the Poincar√© recurrence theorem states that certain systems will, after a sufficiently long but finite time, return to a state arbitrarily close to (for continuous state systems), or exactly the same as (for discrete state systems), their initial state. (wikipedia.org)
  • He cites a USA Today study from 2004 that found that "wrestlers have death rates roughly seven times higher than the general population. (nytimes.com)
  • The I.P.O. was in demand as of Friday, with orders amounting to roughly 1.5 times the size of the planned offering, according to Bloomberg News, which cited two unidentified people familiar with the deal. (nytimes.com)
  • Time has long been an important subject of study in religion, philosophy, and science, but defining it in a manner applicable to all fields without circularity has consistently eluded scholars. (wikipedia.org)
  • Periodic events and periodic motion have long served as standards for units of time. (wikipedia.org)
  • Nowadays, UT in relation to International Atomic Time (TAI) is determined by Very Long Baseline Interferometry (VLBI) observations of distant quasars, a method which can determine UT1 to within 4 milliseconds. (wikipedia.org)
  • I thought about this for a long time and at last all I could think was It won the fight! (todayinsci.com)
  • In this article we explore the area of time series clustering, focusing mainly on a surprising recent result showing that the traditional method for time series clustering is meaningless. (igi-global.com)
  • A great deal of time and money are often lost following these false leads, and this limits the capacity of pharmaceutical companies to explore novel therapies. (medicalxpress.com)
  • The latest on President Obama, Congress and other political news from Washington -- and around the nation -- from the staff of The New York Times. (nytimes.com)
  • It isn't fair, or balanced and most of the time is not news at all. (nytimes.com)
  • A team of New York Times contributors blogs about news, trends and all things automotive. (nytimes.com)
  • You will receive emails containing news content , updates and promotions from The New York Times. (nytimes.com)
  • The New York Times' Media news can now be found at the Media & Advertising section front. (nytimes.com)
  • What parents mean by "part-time" work, why the future of your Nook books is uncertain, free theater in the park (and parking lot) and other consumer-focused news from The New York Times. (nytimes.com)
  • How faith can affect mental health therapy, freshening up a kitchen for a home sale, creating your own personal weather station and other consumer-focused news from The New York Times. (nytimes.com)
  • Travel warnings are issued on Egypt, the Ford F-250 is now thieves' favorite target, regulators crack down on abusive debt collection and other consumer-focused news from The New York Times. (nytimes.com)
  • he had the whole thing planned down to the minute, but stresses that any slip up will cost them time and potentially cause them to fail the mission. (wikipedia.org)
  • Time Slip is a platform action video game developed by Sales Curve Interactive and published by Vic Tokai, featuring the adventures of Dr. Vincent Gilgamesh, a scientist attempting to foil an alien invasion to Earth by traveling to different historic ages. (wikipedia.org)
  • To create this article, 14 people, some anonymous, worked to edit and improve it over time. (wikihow.com)
  • There may be some advantages to not switching the times back and forth on people. (csindy.com)
  • Busy lifestyles of Britons are taking away their desert time with eight out of ten people saying they are too tired to eat puddings after a meal, according to a new survey. (medindia.net)
  • Lynda Bellingham, the actress, broadcaster and 'mum' in the famous Oxo TV ads, said it is a shame that people consider themselves so short of time that they have to sacrifice puddings. (medindia.net)
  • The question is why these people have changed categories, and Zest tries to figure out if a potentially reliable borrower has had some temporary bad luck, like a one-time medical expense. (nytimes.com)
  • Michael Stravato for The New York Times Many older people feel burdened by homes full of ordinary possessions they cannot seem to get rid of, a new study finds. (nytimes.com)
  • Nate's article about The Times' new pay model and the economics of journalism elicited a discerning comment from C.W. Anderson , from Brooklyn, N.Y. Or, for the Canadian perspective on the pay model, check out Alexandra Samuel's very funny post at The Harvard Business Review. (nytimes.com)
  • Those who are familiar with the Royal Observatory in London will recognize the imagery of the Greenwich Time Gate Watch as being designed after the likeness of the Shepherd Gate Clock that sits on the wall next to the entrance to the landmark. (trendhunter.com)
  • This article has been viewed 527,554 times. (wikihow.com)
  • the link to the related Times article will take you to a page on the old site. (nytimes.com)
  • 2. Learn about the launch of the latest installment in the Harry Potter series by reading and discussing the article "A Gala Time for Muggles. (nytimes.com)
  • Upon entering class, students respond to the following questions (written on the board prior to class): "The article on your desk is from the front page of The New York Times on September 15, 1963. (nytimes.com)
  • How does the language of the article reflect this time period? (nytimes.com)
  • Prior to the introduction of standard time , each municipality throughout the civilized world set its official clock, if it had one, according to the local position of the Sun (see solar time ). (wikipedia.org)
  • The Event Time Announcer converts the time of your planned event to local times all over the world for easy sharing and linking. (timeanddate.com)
  • I propose a new petition to rid the world of time completely. (csindy.com)
  • In this special issue of Science Times, we look at some of the many ways that technology is changing the world of medicine. (nytimes.com)
  • Perhaps the most serious case of tax evasion in motorsport involved another world champion - Valentino Rossi , widely considered one of the best motorcycle racers of our time. (nytimes.com)
  • Floyd Norris , the chief financial correspondent of The New York Times, covers the world of finance and economics. (nytimes.com)
  • Daylight Saving Time (DST) ended in Turkey on Wednesday, September 7. (timeanddate.com)
  • You might think it's a Daylight Savings Time hangover, an insanely busy schedule, or feeling lazier than usual, but the real reason you're exhausted could be one of these health problems. (rd.com)
  • Is Daylight Saving Time Worth Saving? (slashdot.org)
  • How much energy does daylight saving time actually save? (wrcbtv.com)
  • A 2008 Department of Energy study shows U.S. electricity use decreased by 0.5% for each day of the extended daylight saving time resulting in a savings of 0.03% for the year as a whole. (wrcbtv.com)
  • The study also found some southern portions of the United States exhibited slightly smaller impacts of extended daylight saving time on energy savings compared to the northern regions, a result possibly due to a small increase in household air conditioning usage. (wrcbtv.com)
  • How is it that we are able to remember some events in great detail whereas other memories seem to fade away over time? (medicalxpress.com)
  • Its funny how time can alter memories. (nytimes.com)
  • Thus, civil broadcast standards for time and frequency usually follow International Atomic Time closely, but occasionally step (or "leap") in order to prevent them from drifting too far from mean solar time. (wikipedia.org)
  • The movie shows them repeatedly stealing some of the books and then selling them back to the book buyer in a smooth and elegant manner, as though they have done this many times. (wikipedia.org)
  • Without having time to test the time-traveling machine, he decides to travel back in time to stop Tirmat's conquest plans. (wikipedia.org)
  • Most of us don't have the time or money to run back to the salon at the first hint of root re-growth, so we talked to industry experts to learn how to keep hair color looking fresher and brighter for longer. (rd.com)
  • Please call back between 8 and 5 Central Standard Time. (nytimes.com)
  • Ball is somewhat paradoxical in that he was so productive, yet his speed suggests he's going to have a really tough time in the N.F.L. The same was the case with the former Wisconsin running back Ron Dayne, who averaged 3.8 yards as a pro. (nytimes.com)
  • The game takes place in 2145, when the Tirmatians, intelligent alien beings from planet Tirmat, discover a sort of space-time portal -or "rift", as it is called in the game- that interconnects their homeworld with Earth. (wikipedia.org)
  • Clustering then takes place in the usual way and groupings of similar time series are returned. (igi-global.com)
  • The place is so crowded - it's a "it" place for reason mentioned by #1 - that you got a verbal recital of the dishes unless you insist on menu so some time can be saved for the house. (nytimes.com)
  • It's not just about feeling edgy and looking down on corporate drones (though there is that): it's about preferring to spend one's time in a place that the owners actually care about. (publicaddress.net)
  • The number at the bottom of each timezone specifies the number of hours to add to UTC to convert it to the local time. (wikipedia.org)
  • As the conversation continues, Times readers also submitted digital reams of photos of their celebrations . (nytimes.com)
  • The fallout from "a sexual battery" was so traumatic that it hindered Mr. Bennett's work and income and threatened his mental health, according to a notice of intent to sue that his lawyer sent in November to Richard Hofstetter, Mr. Bourdain's longtime lawyer, who was also representing Ms. Argento at the time. (nytimes.com)
  • Britons work the longest hours in Europe and by the time we finish a stressful day at work, battle through traffic, deal with children and homework and domestic duties it's hardly surprising that desserts fall by the wayside," the Telegraph quoted her as saying. (medindia.net)
  • Photos: IN REHEARSAL -- Members of the Judy Dworin Performance Ensemble work on ''Time In. (nytimes.com)
  • The tally of those who are "underemployed" - that is, adding in those workers who are part time but want to be employed full time, and workers who want to work but are not looking - is an even larger 23 million. (nytimes.com)
  • Time is also of significant social importance, having economic value ("time is money") as well as personal value, due to an awareness of the limited time in each day and in human life spans. (wikipedia.org)
  • For those with serious money and time on their hands, the Swiss offer a good deal, taxe √† forfait or lump sum tax. (nytimes.com)
  • The sun sets too early in the eastern half (near the 'leading edge') of each time zone. (slashdot.org)
  • Yet another Republican operative, a career mouthpiece bought and paid for, advances an angry and bitter diatribe in the wake of what millions of Americans, particularly younger ones, and those of all ages who live outside the ethics-free zone of partisan polemics, consider a landmark document reflecting the true zeitgeist of our time. (nytimes.com)
  • Some will "miss" the starting volume on the first pass, only to make their return at a later time. (wikipedia.org)
  • [1] All of these versions of UT, except for UTC, are based on Earth's rotation relative to distant celestial objects ( stars and quasars ), but with a scaling factor and other adjustments to make them closer to solar time . (wikipedia.org)
  • That will help dictate how you make choices with your time. (lynda.com)
  • He cited the case of a 43-year-old woman "who has been in and out of rehab 42 times" because she never got the full range of medical and support services she needed. (nytimes.com)
  • The experts have had a hard enough time trying to explain it in retrospect. (nytimes.com)
  • But co-ops may be better than conventional firms at riding out hard times, and Mondragon has proved remarkably resilient. (nytimes.com)
  • A four-time author with books that include "Food Lovers' Guide to Chicago," she is a recipe columnist for Serious Eats. (livestrong.com)
  • Every event can be assigned four numbers representing its time and position (the event's coordinates). (wikipedia.org)
  • To describe observations of an event, a location (position in space) and time are typically noted. (wikipedia.org)
  • Then, in your journal, answer these questions: What related events were happening in the United States at the time that this event happened? (nytimes.com)
  • The Yankees acquired outfielder Steve Pearce from the Houston Astros on Monday, completing a circuitous route for the 29-year-old journeyman who has switched teams numerous times this season. (nytimes.com)
  • Research continues to accrue showing not only high levels of animal intelligence , but also social sophistication, as in the elephant field study described in The Times last week showing how, when older females have been killed by poachers, daughters " leverage their mothers' prior social context to reconstruct networks . (nytimes.com)
  • If the you of the past is now an hour into the future, why can't he figure this whole mess out by the time you catch up to him? (csindy.com)
  • All he knows is he's being put in his crib an hour early and cheated on the amount of time he gets to push his toys around. (csindy.com)
  • He must not have had a baby of his own or ever had to babysit for any friends, and he got the timing of it wrong anyway, otherwise we'd all be out playing in the yard or something instead of sitting here talking about one measly hour. (csindy.com)
  • Coming up with no results, the Greenwich Time Gate Watch was born and is now funding on Kickstarter. (trendhunter.com)
  • Sometimes the times and HbA1c results were a little less, sometimes a little more. (diabetesselfmanagement.com)
  • These percentages are consistent with United States Census data , which indicate that, at a point in time, only 24 percent of businesses are employer firms. (nytimes.com)
  • Because employer firms are more likely than nonemployer firms to survive over time, one should have a slightly higher percentage of surviving firms that are employer firms. (nytimes.com)
  • In their rehearsal last month for the upcoming performance of ''Time In,'' an exploration of time spent behind bars, the performers spoke of waiting for the hours to pass, of how they came to be inmates and of how they supported one another. (nytimes.com)
  • The city medical examiner's office has ruled that a rookie police officer who was shot three times by a colleague last month outside a Bronx White Castle restaurant died from those bullet wounds and not from a beating he suffered moments before the shooting. (nytimes.com)
  • Such data has a temporal ordering on its elements, in contrast to non-time series data sets. (igi-global.com)
  • A time series is a set of data points which have temporal order. (igi-global.com)
  • A data sequence is composed of all the customer's transactions ordered by transaction time. (igi-global.com)
  • The documents, which were sent to The New York Times through encrypted email by an unidentified party, include a selfie dated May 9, 2013, of the two lying in bed. (nytimes.com)
  • For a time, I.Q. was the most reliable method we had to capture mental aptitude. (nytimes.com)
  • One way to capture lizards is with a dental floss noose (they have very strong necks and are not hurt by this time-proven method). (nytimes.com)
  • But improving delivery times is not a simple process - it cuts through the whole supply chain, including everyone from the company itself to the warehousing facility and the distribution or delivery company - and customers expect to be kept up-to-date at every stage. (itp.net)
  • The N.R.C. has resolutely refused to engage in these questions, over time and in the abortive relicensing process. (nytimes.com)
  • When she does, the doll says: "The system cannot process your request at this time. (nytimes.com)
  • An identical proposal to remain on DST all year was put forward by the Ministry of Energy and Natural Resources in March 2012 but did not go through at the time. (timeanddate.com)
  • This year, there are expected to be more than 200 million shipments of the devices, which will for the first time exceed shipments of notebooks, the largest category of PCs, estimates Gartner, the research firm. (nytimes.com)
  • As for T.D.A.P., it can be administered at the same time as a flu shot, which most older adults get at this time of year. (nytimes.com)
  • The midterms offered a preview of the potential and power of these tools as almost two-thirds of Republican and Democratic candidates used them last year, many for the first time, with mixed success. (nytimes.com)
  • Though if you're going to time release something, you might as well just time release a non-explosive self-destruct mechanism. (halfbakery.com)