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 Time - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A tesseract, a cube in 3 dimensions extended to a fourth, as a description of time; adhering to defined finite bounds, all possibilities for this configuration are conceptually representable.
This will be the consummation of the world and time.
This has led to the disputed time budget hypothesis.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Time   (2143 words)

 Time (magazine) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
As a result of this radio program, "Time" magazine was brought "to the attention of millions previously unaware of its existence," according to "Time Inc.: The Intimate History Of A Publishing Enterprise 1923-1941", and this led to an increased circulation of the magazine during the 1930s.
TIME was co-founded in 1923 by Briton Hadden and Henry Luce, making it the first weekly news magazine in the United States.
Time is also known for its signature red border, which only changed once in the magazine's 80-year history– the issue released shortly after the September 11, 2001 attacks on the United States, which featured a black border to show mourning.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Time_(magazine)   (1398 words)

As the parts of time, he says, are to each other in the relation of cause to effect, and as the cause is essentially antecedent to its effect, it is impossible to reverse this relation.
Of this quantitative increment time is the representation.
Secondly, time is the measure of events in this world.
www.newadvent.org /cathen/14726a.htm   (1417 words)

 Time [Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy]
This beginning process is called the "Big Bang." As far as we knew back in the 20th century, the entire universe was created in the Big Bang, and time itself came into existence "at that time".
The disappearance of time's arrow in the movie of the microscopic process, does not show that time itself fades away as you look at briefer and smaller processes; this is because there are still events happening, and so time does exist there.
Spacetime is four-dimensional and a continuum, with time being a distinguished, one-dimensional sub-space of this continuum.
www.utm.edu /research/iep/t/time.htm   (16277 words)

 6.11 time -- Time access and conversions
The precision, and in fact the very definition of the meaning of ``processor time'', depends on that of the C function of the same name, but in any case, this is the function to use for benchmarking Python or timing algorithms.
DST is Daylight Saving Time, an adjustment of the timezone by (usually) one hour during part of the year.
This indicates the value added the local time to arrive at UTC.
www.python.org /doc/current/lib/module-time.html   (1851 words)

On this view, there is no sense in which it is true to say that time really passes, and any appearance to the contrary is merely a result of the way we humans happen to perceive the world.
But this objection fails, according to McTaggart, because the additional times that are invoked in order to explain t's possession of the incompatible A properties must themselves possess all of the same A properties (as must any further times invoked on account of these additional times, and so on ad infinitum).
The question of whether there could be time without change has been debated by philosophers since the days of Plato and Aristotle, and has traditionally been thought to be closely tied to the question of whether time exists independently of the events that occur in time.
plato.stanford.edu /entries/time   (5523 words)

 Time Travel and Modern Physics
It is perfectly possible that the physical laws obey this condition, but still that time travel is not metaphysically possible because of the nature of time itself.
It is ironic that time travel should lead generically not to contradictions or to constraints (in the normal region) but to underdetermination of what happens in the time travel region by what happens everywhere else (an underdetermination tied neither to a probabilistic dynamics or to a free edge to space-time).
Now we can ask a particularly clear question: consider a manifold which contains a time travel region, but also has a partial Cauchy surface S, such that all of the temporal funny business is to the future of S.
plato.stanford.edu /entries/time-travel-phys   (12645 words)

 Earth and Moon Viewer: Time and Date
Note that the Apollo 11 landing time was chosen so that the Sun would be low in the sky at the time of the final descent--this made it much easier to discern craters and rocks which might upset the Lunar Module were it to alight upon them.
In history books, the year that preceded 1 A.D. is called 1 B.C.; zero not having come into use in European culture at the time.
This set of controls selects the time and date the image will represent.
www.fourmilab.ch /earthview/help/timedate.html   (567 words)

 Z-Time - by Harold F. Maybeck
This notation, "Z", is appended to times on most navigational, meteorological, and astronomical charts today to indicate that the time of the chart is in "Greenwich Mean Time".
The "original" expression "In jig time" was a sailors expression, meaning "in no time at all", because there is no "JIG" time zone.
It must be remembered that this was before the times of Eastern Standard Time, Pacific Standard Time, or even notations like "Daylight Savings Time".
www.maybeck.com /ztime   (941 words)

RXS—Ultra-light weight with TIME BioPerformance features: biomechanically efficient angular float, an oversize platform and low BioPosition, with S.E.T and Q-factor adjustments.
The new generation of TIME road pedals, RXS Titan Carbon is the pedal of choice of professional racers.
TIME pedals adapt to your unique biomechanics with angular and lateral float.
www.timesportusa.com   (196 words)

 Time Warner: Time Inc.
Time Inc. magazines continue to account for nearly a quarter of the advertising revenue of all U.S. consumer magazines.
Time Inc.’s strategy is built around a formula that has served it well: ongoing excellence and reinvention of its core magazine brands, seamless management of acquisitions, an ongoing cost management program and the launch of new magazines.
Time magazine focused America’s attention on global health during the TIME Global Health Summit, November 1-3, 2005, in New York City.
www.timewarner.com /corp/businesses/detail/time_inc   (605 words)

 [sci.astro] Time (Astronomy Frequently Asked Questions) (3/9)
Author: Steve Willner This phenomenon is called the "equation of time." This is just a fancy name for the fact that the Sun's speed along the Earth's equator is not constant.
When Orion is at its maximum altitude, it is between 5h and 6h Sidereal Time; when the Big Dipper can be seen close to the zenith it is about 12h Sidereal Time; and when Sagittarius, with all its glories close to the center of our Galaxy, reaches maximum altitude it is around 18h Sidereal Time.
The 24h notation is the official international standard time notation (ISO 8601) and displayed by almost all digital clocks outside the U.S.A. The 24h notation is also recommended by the U.S. Naval Observatory in Washington, which defines official time in the U.S.) MEAN SOLAR TIME: True Solar Time isn't a uniform time.
www.faqs.org /faqs/astronomy/faq/part3   (7327 words)

 fUSION Anomaly. Time
Used to indicate the number of instances by which something is multiplied or divided: This tree is three times taller than that one.
4.Of or relating to installment buying: time payments.
At the other extreme, there's the 60 second/60 minute/12 month manmade organization of available time into measurable bits and pieces, usually connected with the punch-clock of employment; time as commercial regulation.
fusionanomaly.net /time.html   (4025 words)

 Technorati Tag: time
Cool Weather 1.5 Category: Weather, Time, Location Author: Ma Bingyao Description: This plugin allows you to add weather forecast with an Ajax effect...
This page shows blog posts, photos, and links that have been tagged time.
Time Hotel in Manhattan, New York City Time Hotel New York City is located in the Manhattan Midtown area at 224 West 49th Street, with 193 guestrooms.
technorati.com /tag/time   (402 words)

 Time Cube
Time Cube impose 4 corners on Earth sphere.
It is evil for Coryoth to edit Time Cube.
Click here to view a mass of links to Time Cube site.
www.timecube.com   (1341 words)

 Time (Java 2 Platform SE v1.4.2)
Formats a time in JDBC time escape format.
Use the constructor that takes a milliseconds value in place of this constructor
class adds formatting and parsing operations to support the JDBC escape syntax for time values.
java.sun.com /j2se/1.4.2/docs/api/java/sql/Time.html   (363 words)

 Time Warner: Home
Time Warner Inc. and Time Warner Cable hosted a Webcast of its Time Warner Cable Investor Day on May 10, 2006.
Time Warner announced its first quarter 2005 results on Wednesday, May 4.
Time Warner announced its first quarter 2006 results on Wednesday, May 3.
www.timewarner.com   (153 words)

 Time Zone Converter - The Time Zone - What time is it in ___?
Select all the time zones you are interested in and this handy utility will create a customized reference card that you can print and carry with you for quick access.
The Time Zone Reference Card is a printable reference card that allows you to convert between time zones when you travel.
Accuracy: The time zone rules on which the converter is based are updated when local laws or ordinances change to provide you with the most accurate time converter utility on the Net!
www.timezoneconverter.com   (137 words)

 PHP: time - Manual
Returns the current time measured in the number of seconds since the Unix Epoch (January 1 1970 00:00:00 GMT).
Be careful about using the database clock (say UNIX_TIMESTAMP() in MySQL) and the time() function if you're writing an application that may have the database be on a different machine than the web server.
* gmdate() with time() as the second parameter.
us3.php.net /manual/en/function.time.php   (324 words)

 Time Out - City travel guides to hotels, restaurants, shops and events
All material on this site is © Time Out.
© 2006 Time Out Group Ltd. All rights reserved.
This is the newly revised concise tourist guide to getting the best out of London including essential information on cool cultural entertainment in the capital.
www.timeout.com   (341 words)

 Current time around the World and standard time zones map of the world
The International Call Planner enables you to chose multiple locations of your choice and identify the best time for your meeting in relation to your location.
INTERACTIVE TIME MAP provides you an at-a-glance view of your local time in relation to 19 worldwide locations.
Simply select your location, the date and time you want for your event, and let the Interactive Time Map do the rest.
www.worldtimezone.com   (189 words)

On June 17th, every year, the family goes through a private ritual: we photograph ourselves to stop a fleeting moment, the arrow of time passing by.
And this essay which is a variation on this ritual of family photograph:
Diego Golberg lives and works in Buenos Aires, Argentina and can be reached at
zonezero.com /magazine/essays/diegotime/time.html   (82 words)

 * New World Clock
Let me anticipate a question I have been asked many times: Why can't World Clock automatically switch to and from daylight time on its own?
This is because World Clock relies entirely on your computer's clock and time zone settings for its display.
First and most important, if World Clock is not displaying the correct time or time zone for your location, the problem lies with your computer, not World Clock.
www.arachnoid.com /lutusp/worldclock.html   (335 words)

 News Photos - News Pictures - Photo Essays TIME Magazine
Three years after the fall of Baghdad, TIME spoke to five Iraqis about what daily life is really like.
Three months after Kashmir's devastating quake, TIME photographer John Stanmeyer documents the survivors that are facing the prospect of a brutal winter
TIME photographer Erika Larsen got a rare glimpse inside the group's U.S. headquarters in New York City
www.time.com /time/photoessays   (684 words)

 A valid time line
This is as far as we can calculate time.
Time with Eber (grandfather) = 430 - 30 = 400.
Time with Isaac = 180 - 60 = 120.
home.insightbb.com /~tekhead2/vtimeli.html   (684 words)

 Terrestrial Time - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Time coordinates on the TT and TCG scales are conventionally specified using traditional means of specifying days, carried over from non-uniform time standards based on the rotation of the Earth.
In astronomy it is used as the time coordinate for apparent ephemerides for an Earthbound viewer.
TT is a Platonic time scale: a theoretical ideal, not dependent on a particular realisation.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Terrestrial_Time   (886 words)

 Polynomial time - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Mathematicians sometimes use the notion of "polynomial time on the length of the input" as a definition of a "fast" computation, as opposed to "super-polynomial time", which is anything slower than that.
In computational complexity theory, polynomial time refers to the computation time of a problem where the time, m(n), is no greater than a polynomial function of the problem size, n.
Exponential time is one example of a super-polynomial time.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Polynomial_time   (236 words)

 @ Farmstays, farm stays, and Homestays in New Zealand with Country Time
@ Farmstays, farm stays, and Homestays in New Zealand with Country Time
www.countrytime.co.nz   (236 words)

 Time zone - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
This hodgepodge ended when Standard zone time was formally adopted by the U.S. Congress in 1918.
A time zone is a region of the Earth that has adopted the same standard time, usually referred to as the local time.
Time zones are thus a compromise, relaxing the complex geographic dependence while still allowing local time to approximate the mean solar time.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Time_zone   (2675 words)

 Unix time - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Instead, times with sub-second precision are represented using compound data types that consist of two integers, the first being a time_t (the integral part of the Unix time), and the second being the fractional part of the time number in millionths (in struct timeval) or billionths (in struct timespec).
It is an encoding of UTC, and is sufficiently similar to a linear representation of the passage of time that it is frequently mistaken for one.
As a result, Unix times such as 915 148 799.50, apparently in the second preceding a leap second, are de facto ambiguous, as are (both de facto and de jure) times such as 915 148 800.50.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Unix_time   (3233 words)

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