If Florida gets a green light, residents will not have to set the clocks back
in the fall and continue using the extra hour. Indiana was the latest state to start practicing daylight saving time in 2006.
Once we set the clocks back
, it gets darker earlier, so there are fewer outdoor options for physical activity in the evening.
In the same context, US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton told the US CBS TV Channel that Gaddafi seems determined to set the clocks back
to regain control of the country, underlining the importance of an Arab engagement in any Security Council resolution.
Now that we have set the clocks back
to standard time--at least until March 9, 2008--findings from a survey conducted by Kelton Research on behalf of Road & Travel Magazine raise concerns for drivers, passengers, and pedestrians about what people may not be seeing while driving in the dark.
"We all just feel sunnier after we set the clocks back
In the fall we set the clocks back
to return to the standard time.