What Clock is the Most Accurate Time Keeper? A Look at the New Atomic Clock

What clock is the most accurate time keeper? A new ultra precise atomic clock was unveiled in April and is 3 times more accurate than the previous United States national clock.

“The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), an agency of the U.S. Department of Commerce, said the new clock — known as NIST-F2 — will serve as the time and frequency standard for the country.”

The new clock is capable of keeping precise time for 300 million years. It will undoubtably lead to other technological innovations.

To read the full article in Live Science click here.

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