Why Do We Have Daylight Saving Time?

The annual ritual has more to do with our penchant for shopping than energy conservation, says Tufts’ Michael Downing

The Tufts Now video series Ever Wonder features faculty and other experts answering questions about which we all have wondered—everything from why we have baby teeth to how pollution affects us.

You can view the entire series at http://everwonder.tufts.edu, and submit your own questions there, too.

Steffan Hacker can be reached at steffan.hacker@tufts.edu.

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