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See Why European Clocks Are Running Slow

So, did you know the clocks on your stove, microwave, and other appliances rely on an electricity average frequency deviation to keep the clocks running on the right time?  Apparently, a dispute between Kosovo and Serbia is causing the frequency average to be slightly lower on the Continental European Power System, which mean clocks on appliances are running a few minutes behind.

But, this problem has not affected appliance clocks in the United Kingdom, and YouTube channel Tom Scott uses a Teasmade to explain how the frequency of electricity is used to make sure your appliance clock is correct, enjoy below!


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