The Saga of Daylight Saving Time

At the beginning, before the recording was made, of the talk I gave on Sunday, March 12, I talked about the origin of Daylight Saving Time. I have heard, as not doubt you have as well, many different "origin" stories. This one, which comes from the news magazine, "The Week," claims that it began when a man who was interested in studying bugs wanted more daylight time to carry out his work. You can read the full article by clicking here.