2016 to be 1 second longer

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2016 to be 1 second longer

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"Do you think 2016 has seemed unusually long? An international agency has decided to make it even longer. A leap second will be added to December 31st"

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Re: 2016 to be 1 second longer

Post by brian livesey »

I'd better remember that Brian, or I might miss the train. :wink:

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