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Register Lecture: Can portable atomic clocks end UK dependence on GNSS?

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"Synchronise watches... I make it 12:23:57... NOW!!" "Sorry sir, I make it only 12:23:56.999999999999999999999999999999999999"

When we all have our personal atomic clocks, who sets the standard?

Hey, why not have a cluster of master clocks that we could all synchronise our pocket atomic clocks to..

And even better/easier/cheaper, we could do away with having our own portable atomic clocks and just synchronise all our devices to it, just like, erm...

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