Welcome to the NavList Message Boards.

NavList:

A Community Devoted to the Preservation and Practice of Celestial Navigation and Other Methods of Traditional Wayfinding

Compose Your Message

Message:αβγ
Message:abc
Add Images & Files
    or...
       
    Reply
    Fwd: CBC Radio Item on GPS Problems and Dependence
    From: Richard B. Langley
    Date: 2016 May 18, 12:42 +0000

    Radio item also very briefly mentions teaching of celestial navigation and use of sextants.
    -- Richard Langley
    
    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------
    | Richard B. Langley                            E-mail: lang---.ca         |
    | Geodetic Research Laboratory                  Web: http://gge.unb.ca/     |
    | Dept. of Geodesy and Geomatics Engineering    Phone:    +1 506 453-5142   |
    | University of New Brunswick                   Fax:      +1 506 453-4943   |
    | Fredericton, N.B., Canada  E3B 5A3                                        |
    |        Fredericton?  Where's that?  See: http://www.fredericton.ca/       |
    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------
    
    
    
    > Begin forwarded message:
    > 
    > From: Richard Langley 
    > Subject: CBC Radio Item on GPS Problems and Dependence
    > Date: May 18, 2016 at 9:34:19 AM ADT
    > To: 
    > Reply-To: Canadian Space Geodesy Forum , 
    "Richard Langley" 
    > 
    > 
    http://www.cbc.ca/radio/thecurrent/the-current-for-may-17-2016-1.3585458/overuse-of-gps-navigation-shrinks-part-of-the-brain-says-researcher-1.3585526
    > 
    > See also the recent GPS World item:
    > http://gpsworld.com/is-reliance-on-gps-making-us-lose-our-mapping-minds/
    > 
    > And don't forget Tip #10:
    > http://www2.unb.ca/gge/Resources/Ten_Tips.pdf ;-)
    > 
    > -----------------------------------------------------------------------------
    > | Richard B. Langley                            E-mail: lang---.ca         |
    > | Geodetic Research Laboratory                  Web: http://gge.unb.ca/     |
    > | Dept. of Geodesy and Geomatics Engineering    Phone:    +1 506 453-5142   |
    > | University of New Brunswick                   Fax:      +1 506 453-4943   |
    > | Fredericton, N.B., Canada  E3B 5A3                                        |
    > |        Fredericton?  Where's that?  See: http://www.fredericton.ca/       |
    > -----------------------------------------------------------------------------
    > 
    > [To unsubscribe from CANSPACE, send the following message to 
     (DO NOT send it to CANSPACE) using the same e-mail 
    address you used to subscribe to CANSPACE initially: SIGNOFF CANSPACE. If you 
    do not receive a confirmation within a day or so, re-send your request to 
    .]
    
    

       
    Reply
    Browse Files

    Drop Files

    NavList

    What is NavList?

    Join NavList

    Name:
    (please, no nicknames or handles)
    Email:
    Do you want to receive all group messages by email?
    Yes No

    You can also join by posting. Your first on-topic post automatically makes you a member.

    Posting Code

    Enter the email address associated with your NavList messages. Your posting code will be emailed to you immediately.
    Email:

    Email Settings

    Posting Code:

    Custom Index

    Subject:
    Author:
    Start date: (yyyymm dd)
    End date: (yyyymm dd)

    Visit this site
    Visit this site
    Visit this site
    Visit this site
    Visit this site
    Visit this site