[LEAPSECS] Tinkering with stuff until it becomes too complex to understand
msokolov at ivan.Harhan.ORG
Tue Feb 1 11:43:50 EST 2011
Daniel R. Tobias <dan at tobias.name> wrote:
> the day was divided into 24 hours, of 60 minutes, of 60 seconds; any
> kid can still easily learn that...
Yup, so far, so good.
> until the scientists had the
> brilliant idea of redefining the second based on atomic clocks,
> causing it to get unmoored from the sun and necessitate all the
> complications this list talks about.
THAT is clearly the mistake which needs to be reversed!
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