Archives for June 5, 2009

Stealing Daylight

Ever wonder how much daylight you can gain or lose just by getting in your car and driving either West or East? Here’s how to figure it out. The Earth’s circumference is about 25,000 miles (40,000 km) at the equator. So if you start out at sunrise and drive 1,000 miles (1,600 km) Westward during…