ERECTILE dysfunction treatments include medicines to lower blood pressure as well as hormone replacement. With the clocks going back this weekend, patients could lower their risk of impotence with the added daytime hour, it’s been claimed.
HOW TO SLEEP: The clocks go back an hour on Sunday which means an extra hour in bed in the morning. But daylight saving can disturb your sleep routine. A sleep expert recommends seven tips for getting a better night’s sleep.
How can we keep track of time without using a personal computer or mobile phone? In this episode, Ben uses discrete electronics and encoders with an LED matrix to keep tabs on the time, while Felix puts together a micro-controller with an LCD display as an alternative. Have you ever made a clock from scratch? […]
If it’s all moving too fast for you, consider upgrading to an oven or microwave that will allow you to stop time entirely. (credit: James LeVeque) This week, Europe’s electric transmission lobby announced that oven, microwave, and alarm clocks across the continent were no longer six minutes slow. How did they get back the lost […]
HOW TO get to sleep: The clocks went forward one hour on Sunday meaning Britons lost one hour’s sleep. Disruptions like this can have a big impact on sleep patterns, so how can you fall back into a good sleep routine?
The clocks have gone forward as of today (March 25), marking the end of Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) and the start of British Summer Time (BST). Britons may be feeling tired as it has meant an hour of lost sleep when the time changed from 1am to 2am this morning. But it is good news […]
With the days getting longer and the temperature slowly edging upwards, it seems that summer is finally on its way. Just to be sure, the UK is switching its clocks from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) back to British Summer Time (BST) on Sunday 25 March. However, the official beginning of BST comes at a price: […]
CLOCKS go forward tonight as the UK changes to British Summer Time meaning Britons will lose an hour of sleep. But what other heath problems can the clocks change cause?
The clocks are to change tonight as it becomes British Summer Time (BST), which often happens on the last weekend in March. But which way do they go? In the spring, the clocks always go forward meaning the evenings become much lighter. However this means that people will lose an hour of sleep, meaning an […]
THE clocks change twice a year and tonight they go forward by one hour at 1am, meaning we officially move over to British Summer Time (BST). But what is British Summer Time? Tonight the clocks will move an extra hour ahead, resulting in all of us losing some much-needed precious sleep. The change happens annually […]