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As we cross from this century into the next BBC News Online presents thoughts on life in different parts of the globe in conjunction with BBC World TV.
Millennium Diaries

Royal Greenwich Observatory,  London
Life at the observatory which is also the place where Greenwich Mean Time starts and where the new millennium is officially determined.

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Kristen Lippincote Kristen Lippincote
Royal Greenwich Observatory

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