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Is there an easy way to understand how time zones work?

January 7th, 2011

Episode 846 of 1055 episodes

There are 24 different time zones -- but why do we have them? In this podcast, Marshall recounts how society evolved time zones, and also gives you an easy way to model the structure of time zones across the globe.