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2005 grows longer by a second

Posted by Sankar on December 27, 2005


Yes. 2005 will be extended by one second. It is called the leap second. The leap seconds are inserted to sync the atomic clocks with the rotation of the Earth.
The last time a leap second was added was in 1998.
Check out more about it here and here.

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One Response to “2005 grows longer by a second”

  1. ShivA said

    dude where are the updates !!!! IE 7 is out so is Live mail beta !!! where are you !!!!

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