When does time change?

No fair: Florida is trying to opt out of Daylight Saving Time clock changes
It'll take time to recover from hour of lost sleep
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09 March, 2018

Staten Islanders will welcome the unofficial start of spring when Daylight Saving Time goes into effect Sunday at 2 a.m. World War II Britain outdid its allies by adopting "double summer time", setting clocks two hours forward, putting London temporarily in the odd position of being one hour later than Paris, creating what must have been a monumental headache for D-Day planners.

People living in Arizona, Hawaii and the USA territories get along just fine without submitting to the bullying of "springing forward" and "falling back". But before you catch up on your sleep, check out everything you need to know about Spring Forward in 2018 - including when it starts, when the clocks change, and which states are exempt!

It's really not a real thing.

The entire southern hemisphere: A few countries, mostly in South America, do observe daylight saving time.

Florida wants to be the first state to enact daylight savings time year-round.

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"We have a circadian rhythm [that] is coinciding with the time we eat", he explained. He says Daylight Saving Time usually means a shift in the times customers come in.

The modern version of daylight saving time was used to conserve coal in a time of war, which calls into question just what its objective still is.

A man checks one of four custom, flush mounted clocks, destined for installation in Kansas City, Missouri, at the Electric Time Company factory in Medfield, Massachusetts, March 8, 2013.

Experts have advised the sleep-deprived to avoid screens before bed for years, but the advice is even more important when Daylight Saving Time kicks in. Instead, Florida residents would not move their clocks back in the fall, leaving the extended daylight hour in the afternoon. The "Sunshine Protection Act" is now on it's way Governor Rick Scott for consideration. Haiti also observed it last year and is expected to again this year, but didn't in 2016 and before 2012.


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