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Animal Navigation

Animals display an amazingly reliable, accurate and sometimes mysterious capacity to navigate. When this is done over large distances such as during migrations, without the goal in sight or the cognitive ability to encode all geographical information, we must ask how they achieve such a feat, especially considering the need to correct for wind or oceanic currents and in the absence of discernible landmarks. 2,439 more words

Miscellaneous

Family Vehicle with Pizazz!!!

Just in time for Mother’s Day!!!

2008 GMC Acadia

  • CLEAN CARFAX!
  • Non-smoker
  • SYNC-Bluetooth/GPS Navigation
  • Local trade
  • Low miles 103,093
  • AWD 4×4 Four Wheel
  • Sunroof/Moonroof
  • Panoramic, DVD/ Rear Entertainment/ Video, and Back up Camera…
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Nampa

7th नेविगेशन सैटेलाइट लॉन्च: भारत को मिला अपना GPS

  1. भारत को अब अपना जीपीएस (ग्लोबल पोजिशनिंग सिस्टम) मिल गया है। इसरो ने गुरुवार को श्रीहरिकोटा सेंटर से IRNSS प्रोजेक्ट का आखिरी (7th) नेविगेशन सैटेलाइट लॉन्च किया। नरेंद्र मोदी दिल्ली से ही लॉन्चिंग प्रॉसेस देख रहे थे। उन्होंने इसे मछुआरों को डेडीकेट करते हुए ‘नाविक’ नाम दिया है।
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देश

OMM Lite / Bike Spring Day 2

Day 2 of the OMM Lite / Bike in the Peak District saw a few downpours and rather more atmospheric skies. Another brilliant day with brilliant people. 39 more words

Outdoors

Here's How Google's Waze Can Reportedly Be Used to Stalk Drivers

Google’s Waze navigation app has flaws that could allow someone to stalk a user in real-time, according to researchers at the University of California, Santa Barbara. 221 more words

Tech

Beacon - Everything you need to know

What is a Beacon?

Beacons are small wireless devices that broadcast signals using Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE), or Bluetooth SMART technology. Mobile apps on compatible devices are able to listen for signals from beacons placed in the physical world and then trigger an experience via the app. 602 more words

Beacon

The Moon

My recent article ‘Finding Direction By The Moon’, sparked off a flurry of correspondence on the topic of the usefulness of this celestial body in navigation and in response, the next few articles will be on this subject. 424 more words

Astro Navigation