Just One Question Are You Ready for a Leap Second?

  • June 29, 2015
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Every four years, we add a day to the calendar. And that year is called a Leap Year. But Tuesday, June 20, 2015, at 5:59:59 p.m. local time, we will add a leap second. Which leads KRCL's Lara Jones to just one question: How much does this matter? To find out, she spoke with NASA Solar System Ambassador Patrick Wiggins.

 

J1Q - Leap Second

 

Patrick Wiggins holds forth on space, science and leap seconds on his website,  utahastro.info.

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