22 Apr 2015

Atomic Clock - Ross Hutson

From Jesse Mulligan, 1–4pm, 2:20 pm on 22 April 2015

The world's most accurate clock just got even more accurate. And the scientists behind it say it could theoretically 'tick' for 15 billion years. The atomic clock was developed by JILA in Colorado. It's a joint institute of the US National Institute of Standards and Technology and the University of Colorado Boulder. Ross Hutson is a scientist on the team that developed the clock.

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