Reply to post: Re: Ah demonstation just in time. Norway / Finlands GPS knocked out by A.N. Other

Brit boffins build 'quantum compass'... say goodbye to those old GPS gizmos, possibly

SkippyBing Silver badge

Re: Ah demonstation just in time. Norway / Finlands GPS knocked out by A.N. Other

'But isn't the North Sea notoriously stormy, meaning celestial AND terrestrial visibility was bad, your ship would regularly be tossed around off course, AND there's the risk of a lightning bolt throwing off your compass?'

Presumably why no one went anywhere by boat until the invention of GPS...

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