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Daylight Saving Time Ends Nov. 6th

By Angie Alaniz, published on Nov 4, 2011

For those of you who feel that you never have enough hours in the day to accomplish what you need to do, your favorite time of year is about to begin this Sunday Nov. 6th.

Just how much are we really benefiting from Daylight Savings Time? Does it really save us energy? Does it affect us physically?

The idea behind it is that it’s supposed to help us save electricity. Twenty five percent of all the electricity we use for lighting and everyday small appliances occurs in the evening when families are home. By moving the clock back one hour, we cut the amount of electricity we consume... (more)

Tags: health, daylight saving time, spring forward, fall back

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