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NIST-F2: the most accurate clock in the world

After 10 years of work at this project, the U.S. government decided to make ​​public the NIST-F2 , the most accurate clock in the world. According to its developers, the new atomic clock is three times better than the previous atomic clocks created before. Scientists at U.S. Department of Commerce's National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) deals with standards and metrology for a long time and they say that the NIST-F2 will be...