From Math Clocks to Inside-Out Timepieces

 - Jun 24, 2009   Updated: May 13 2011
Most people learn to tell time when they are children. As with other things in life, things tend to get more complicated with time. An easy example of this are the clocks in this gallery. While some people are happy with basic wall clocks, others enjoy using intricate time-telling devices.

The following cluster looks at some of the most confusing clock innovations.

Implications - Timepieces have undergone several changes over the years in order to serve function and form. The technology of clockwork hasn't been lost in contemporary designs that employ its traditional mechanical roots; however, with the addition of digital technology, many brands are coming out with even more ground-breaking designs for consumers to make time telling fun and stylish.