Why Do International Time Zones Start in Greenwich?

Last Sunday (October 26), British clocks went back from British Summer Time to Greenwich Mean Time, restoring the whole country to the internationally unified line from which all time (and distance) is measured: Greenwich Mean Time, …

Snapshot: 13 Photos of Grand British Clocks

We’ve hit the holidays, it’s the final stretch of the year and next thing you know it’ll be 2014. While time is speeding by, let’s slow it down by perusing some of U.K.