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A NIST Physical Measurement Laboratory Presentation


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The Evolution of Time Measurement through the Ages

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Ancient Calendars
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Early
Clocks
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A Revolution
in Timekeeping
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The "Atomic" Age
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World Time Scales and
Time Zones
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NIST Time Services
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Bibliography

Version History

National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)
Physical Measurement Laboratory (PML)
Time and Frequency Division (for additional information on time services and standards)

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Note: This page can be accessed using http://physics.nist.gov/time
Online:
May 1995