candle clocks, history of timepieces

Did You Know That Candle Clocks Were the First Alarm Clocks?

People use various types of clocks to keep track of time, from digital and analog wristwatches to smartphones and health bands. Go back several centuries and you will be surprised to know that candle clocks were used to track time. Of course, candles have been used for various purposes, such as illuminating places and enjoying ...

Jack Roberts

A candle alarm clock.