“Going Dutch” is a Dutch-English symposium about the invention of the pendulum clock. This symposium will be held on December 3rdnext, from 10: 00 to 17: 00 in Teylers Museum in Haarlem. In the symposium the spectacular discovery of one of the world’s oldest extant pendulum clock movements will be made public. This clock can […]
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An exhibition about electrical time measurement in the Netherlands, from May 1 until November 1, 2015 in the Dutch Clock and Watch Museum in Zaandam. From the 19th century the pace of life changed increasingly rapidly. Unprecedented of transportation and communication networks evolved. Time became a universally shared commodity through the time network. Ultimately the […]