Spaniards are less productive, constantly tired because Spain is in the wrong time zone
Spain sits in the middle of the Western European time zone, to which Portugal, Morocco and the U.K. also belong. But because of a weird twist of history, it actually observes Central European time, running an hour ahead ... affects many measures of ...
Map: How Wrong Is Your Time Zone?
The fact that people in Spain stay up so late is partially the result of a fluky Franco era-change to the country’s time zone that put the country an hour ahead of Portugal ... In defiance of the government, many members of the region’s Uighur minority ...
Spain Has Been In The 'Wrong' Time Zone For 7 Decades
He stayed neutral, but switched Spain's clocks ahead one hour, to be in line with Nazi Germany. Ever since, even though Spain is geographically in line with Britain, Portugal and Morocco — its clocks are on the same time zone as countries as far east as ...
Plan for a New Indian Time Zone Shows How Strange Time Zones Are
Countries like India and China, emerging out of empire and war in the mid-20th century, reckoned a single time zone would serve as a unifying ... borough of Brooklyn could be half an hour ahead of that across the East River in Manhattan.
The US needs to retire daylight savings and just have two time zones—one hour apart
The east and west coasts will only be one hour apart. Anyone who lives on one coast and does business with the other can imagine the uncountable benefits of living in a two-time-zone nation ... clarifies the timing of Daylight Savings Time’s adoption ...