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Leap Year

AA Edit | World leaps past Feb. 29

Quirky Leap Day: Self-Service Petrol Pumps Cause Confusion in New Zealand on February 29, 2024.

01 Mar 2024 2:36 AM

5. 4. 3. 2. 1. 1... An extra second to see out 2016

This extra second, or leap second, makes it possible to align astronomical time, which is irregular and determined by Earth's rotation.

29 Dec 2016 7:57 AM

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