Earth Just Had Its Shortest Day in Decades, and It Seems to Be Spinning Faster

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Earth Just Had Its Shortest Day in Decades, and It Seems to Be Spinning Faster

Published Tuesday 2 August 2022

News recently broke that the Earth is spinning faster than usual, and it's left many people understandably alarmed. According to recent news reports, June 29 was the shortest day on Earth since the 1960s, when scientists first began measuring the planet's rotation using highly precise atomic clocks. Article continues...

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