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Scientists and engineers applied these technologies to navigation on earth to develop space-based time and navigation services such as GPS that is used every day by people from all walks of life.

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For example, Charles Lindbergh used a bubble sextant on his record-breaking flights.


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Time and Navigation tells the story of navigation to help us understand where we have been and how we got there so that we can understand where we are going. A Tango Love Story. From There to Here 3: The Story of a Missionary Child.

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These forms of navigation were extended and enhanced when explorers began guiding spacecraft into space and across the solar system. Early mariners like the Vikings accomplished amazing feats of navigation without using clocks at all.

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