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    A Brief History of Time

    A Brief History of Time

    In the early hours of 27 October, 2013, the clocks went back an hour which gave us all a bit of a lie in.    But while the time we keep is currently the same as Britain’s, our relationship with time  has been quite varied, as at one stage, time in Ireland was legally defined by Dublin Mean Time which was measured in Dunsink Observatory in Castleknock in North West Dublin. This meant that Ireland was once 25 minutes and 21 seconds behind Grenwich Mean Time, as Louise Denvir  reported. You can find out more about Dunsink Observatory’s public outreach evenings ...

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