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2015-03-21

2015-03-21 12:59:35 by Henrik Grubbström (Grubba) <grubba@grubba.org>

Updated to tzdata2015b.

717:      ----- Time and time zones on Mars -----    - Some people have adjusted their work schedules to fit Mars time. - Dozens of special Mars watches were built for Jet Propulsion - Laboratory workers who kept Mars time during the Mars Exploration + Some people's work schedules use Mars time. Jet Propulsion Laboratory + (JPL) coordinators have kept Mars time on and off at least since 1997 + for the Mars Pathfinder mission. Some of their family members have + also adapted to Mars time. Dozens of special Mars watches were built + for JPL workers who kept Mars time during the Mars Exploration   Rovers mission (2004). These timepieces look like normal Seikos and   Citizens but use Mars seconds rather than terrestrial seconds.   
760:   <http://articles.latimes.com/2004/jan/14/science/sci-marstime14>   (2004-01-14), pp A1, A20-A21.    + Tom Chmielewski, "Jet Lag Is Worse on Mars", The Atlantic (2015-02-26) + <http://www.theatlantic.com/technology/archive/2015/02/jet-lag-is-worse-on-mars/386033/>      -----   Local Variables:   coding: utf-8   End: