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New FGV Chairman clocks in today

New FGV Chairman clocks in today

Kuala Lumpur – Felda Global Ventures Holdings Bhd (FGV) new Chairman, Datuk Wira Azhar Abdul Hamid, arrived at Menara Felda at 8.15am today for his first day at the company. He will have his first meeting with the key management staff at the premise at level 45. Azhar was welcomed by Felda Director-General and FGV […]

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World’s most accurate, tiniest optical clock designed

World’s most accurate, tiniest optical clock designed

Washington – A new optical clock of one cubic centimetre, designed by US scientists, is capable of measuring space and time accurately to 270 quintillionths of a second, according to the journal Science Advance. The accuracy of the clock, small enough to fit on a standard silicon chip, is based on the atoms’ natural frequencies […]

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Never be late again: Japan clocks keep time for 16 billion years

Never be late again: Japan clocks keep time for 16 billion years

JAPANESE researchers have built a pair of clocks which they say are so accurate they will lose a second only every 16 billion years — longer than the Earth has been around. “Cryogenic optical lattice clocks” are not pretty — they look more like giant stripped-down desktop computers than ordinary wall clocks — but they are […]