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

Alan Brown Silver badge

Re: Why does the UK need GPS anyway?

"Seems to me people have been navigating around that little pile of rock and mud for several dozen centuries"

Not always successfully. The electronic gizmos have vastly increased the chances of staying in the wet bits over running into the unforgiving bits.

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