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Time and Navigation: How Does It Work?

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Smithsonian Education  Search this
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YouTube Videos
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2014-07-23T13:46:48.000Z
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Education  Search this
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Education  Search this
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Smithsonian Education
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How GPS Works

Creator:
National Air and Space Museum  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2013-04-29T20:44:48.000Z
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Education  Search this
Topic:
Aeronautics;Flight;Space Sciences  Search this
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National Air and Space Museum
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Global Positioning System: A Generation of Service to the World

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National Air and Space Museum  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
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2017-01-30T16:32:12.000Z
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Education  Search this
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Aeronautics;Flight;Space Sciences  Search this
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Access+Ability: Wayband by WearWorks

Creator:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum  Search this
Type:
Conversations and talks
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2017-12-15T06:00:00.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Design  Search this
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cooperhewitt
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
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cooperhewitt
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edanmdm:yt_0wyq19zYfQw

Tour: Einstein's Theory of Relativity, Critical for GPS, Seen in Distant Stars

Creator:
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
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2020-10-22T15:55:29.000Z
YouTube Category:
Science & Technology  Search this
Topic:
Astronomy  Search this
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cxcpub
Data Source:
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory
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cxcpub
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edanmdm:yt_6W97-hjJ5mQ

Andrew Chi Atomic Clocks Collection

Creator:
Chi, Andrew  Search this
Names:
United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration  Search this
Extent:
2 Cubic feet (5 boxes)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Charts
Correspondence
Graphs
Memorandums
Proceedings
Reports
Date:
1959-1980
Summary:
The collection consists of the papers of scientist Andrew Chi, documenting his work on the Cesium 133 atomic clock, and its relevance to the Global Positioning System.
Scope and Contents:
The collections contains correspondence, memorandum, and journal articles related to the Cesium 133 atomic clock. Many of the documents relate to the U.S. Study Group 7, International Radio Consultative Committee (CCIR) which was formed to prepare documents to dtermine the United States position in relating to worldwide service of standard frequency and time-signal emmssions. The CCIR is an advisory arm on technical matters to the International Telecommunicaytions Union (ITU).
Arrangement:
The collection is arranged into two series.

Series 1: U.S. Study Group 7, International Radio Consultative Committee (CCIR) Materials, 1964-1980

Series 2: Other Materials, 1959-1977
Biographical / Historical:
Andrew R. Chi was head of the Timing Systems Section, Space Data Control Branch, at the Goddard Space Flight Center.
Provenance:
Immediate source of acquisition unknown.
Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Atomic clocks  Search this
Genre/Form:
Charts
Correspondence -- 20th century
Graphs
Memorandums -- 1950-2000
Proceedings
Reports -- 20th century
Citation:
Andrew Chi Atomic Clocks Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.1264
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Andrew Chi Atomic Clocks Collection
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8f8a1e49d-9a37-4788-b1c0-07d3ff621281
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nmah-ac-1264

Mapping tomorrow's resources : a symposium on the uses of remote sensing, geographic information systems (GIS) and global positioning systems (GPS) for natural resources management / edited by Allan Falconer

Title:
Proceedings of the symposium Mapping Tomorrow's Resources
Author:
Falconer, Allan  Search this
Utah State University College of Natural Resources  Search this
Physical description:
vii, 87 p. : ill. ; 28 cm
Type:
Congresses
Date:
1993
[1993]
Topic:
Natural resources--Research  Search this
Natural resources surveys--Remote sensing  Search this
Geographic information systems  Search this
Landscape ecology--Remote sensing  Search this
Global position system  Search this
Call number:
HC13 .M29 1993
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_469848

Cesium Frequency Standard

Maker:
Boeing Company  Search this
Physical Description:
anodized aluminum (housing material)
rubber; plastic; gold plated ports and fittings (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 8 1/4 in x 5 in x 15 in; 20.955 cm x 12.7 cm x 38.1 cm
Object Name:
Cesium frequency standard
cesium frequency standard
Credit Line:
Gift of The Boeing Company through Francis M. Czopek
ID Number:
2013.0109.01
Accession number:
2013.0109
Catalog number:
2013.0109.01
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Medicine and Science: Modern Physics
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-d23e-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1442284

Rubidium Frequency Standard, Engineering Model

Maker:
Boeing Company  Search this
Physical Description:
aluminum, steel, rubber, plastic (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 6 in x 4 1/2 in x 7 1/2 in; 15.24 cm x 11.43 cm x 19.05 cm
Object Name:
rubidium cesium standard
Credit Line:
Gift of The Boeing Company through Francis M. Czopek
ID Number:
2013.0109.02
Accession number:
2013.0109
Catalog number:
2013.0109.02
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Medicine and Science: Modern Physics
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-d23f-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1442285

Access+Ability: Wayband by WearWorks (with Audio Description)

Creator:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum  Search this
Type:
Conversations and talks
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2017-12-18T22:32:30.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Design  Search this
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cooperhewitt
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
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cooperhewitt
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edanmdm:yt_-jZ-SnCpFkY

Space-Based Navigation Systems, GPS (Global Positioning System) [Documents]

Collection Creator:
National Air and Space Museum. Archives Division.  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
The majority of the Archives Department's public reference requests can be answered using material in these files, which may be accessed through the Reading Room at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, Virginia. More specific information can be requested by contacting the Archives Research Request.
Identifier:
NASM.XXXX.1183.Y, File Y2-574200-01
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National Air and Space Museum Technical Reference Files: Miscellaneous
National Air and Space Museum Technical Reference Files: Miscellaneous / Series Y2: Miscellaneous, Navigation / Navigation, Navigation Systems
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pg2fa9fd281-2997-48ce-b18f-763cad4c358c
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nasm-xxxx-1183-y-ref1275

Model, Satellite, GPS, Block II

Manufacturer:
Rockwell International Corporation  Search this
Materials:
Covering - Gold-colored Foil
Structure - Wood
Dimensions:
Other: 1 ft. 6 in. tall x 2 ft. 1 in. long x 1 ft. 4 in. wide (45.7 x 63.5 x 40.6cm)
Other (solar panel): 1 ft. 5 in. long x 1 ft. 6 in. wide (43.2 x 45.7cm)
Type:
MODELS-Uncrewed Spacecraft & Parts
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Gift of the Rockwell International Corporation..
Inventory Number:
A19970067000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9ddadda89-2120-48c2-a930-15a3c6f313a3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19970067000

Model, Solar Panel, Satellite, GPS, Block II

Manufacturer:
Rockwell International Corporation  Search this
Materials:
Structure - Wood, Mylar with metal fittings.
Dimensions:
16 5/8" x 9" x 1 1/4" (Folded)
[Prior to 10/4/11]Other (solar panel): 1ft 5in. x 1ft 6in. (43.2 x 45.7cm)
Type:
MODELS-Uncrewed Spacecraft & Parts
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Gift of the Rockwell International Corporation..
Inventory Number:
A19970067001
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
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National Air and Space Museum
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv92fb59007-0670-4d09-b15b-eb0a11c6015e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19970067001

Navstar Global Positioning System (GPS)

Collection Creator:
National Air and Space Museum. Archives Division.  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
The majority of the Archives Department's public reference requests can be answered using material in these files, which may be accessed through the Reading Room at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, Virginia. More specific information can be requested by contacting the Archives Research Request.
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National Air and Space Museum Technical Reference Files: Space History
National Air and Space Museum Technical Reference Files: Space History / Series O: Space History
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pg2f71f4f3b-9c63-4a37-9f83-d795c1fd9fff
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nasm-xxxx-1183-o-ref14402

Navstar Global Positioning System (GPS), Articles [Documents]

Collection Creator:
National Air and Space Museum. Archives Division.  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
The majority of the Archives Department's public reference requests can be answered using material in these files, which may be accessed through the Reading Room at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, Virginia. More specific information can be requested by contacting the Archives Research Request.
Identifier:
NASM.XXXX.1183.O, File ON-240010-01
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National Air and Space Museum Technical Reference Files: Space History
National Air and Space Museum Technical Reference Files: Space History / Series O: Space History / Navstar Global Positioning System (GPS)
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pg29e0b2397-1c02-4b83-86a9-3cdf028d7451
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nasm-xxxx-1183-o-ref14403

Navstar Global Positioning System (GPS), Releases [Documents]

Collection Creator:
National Air and Space Museum. Archives Division.  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
The majority of the Archives Department's public reference requests can be answered using material in these files, which may be accessed through the Reading Room at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, Virginia. More specific information can be requested by contacting the Archives Research Request.
Identifier:
NASM.XXXX.1183.O, File ON-240060-01
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National Air and Space Museum Technical Reference Files: Space History
National Air and Space Museum Technical Reference Files: Space History / Series O: Space History / Navstar Global Positioning System (GPS)
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pg279b9e351-11db-4390-99ed-7f57a5f9c88f
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nasm-xxxx-1183-o-ref14406

Navstar Global Positioning System (GPS) [Documents]

Collection Creator:
National Air and Space Museum. Archives Division.  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
The majority of the Archives Department's public reference requests can be answered using material in these files, which may be accessed through the Reading Room at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, Virginia. More specific information can be requested by contacting the Archives Research Request.
Identifier:
NASM.XXXX.1183.O, File ON-240000-01
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National Air and Space Museum Technical Reference Files: Space History
National Air and Space Museum Technical Reference Files: Space History / Series O: Space History / Navstar Global Positioning System (GPS)
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pg2de5e070a-ed82-4f63-a8fc-47c2079f6482
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nasm-xxxx-1183-o-ref14409

GPS (Global Positioning Satellites) (See also: Navstar Global Positioning System)

Collection Creator:
National Air and Space Museum. Archives Division.  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
The majority of the Archives Department's public reference requests can be answered using material in these files, which may be accessed through the Reading Room at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, Virginia. More specific information can be requested by contacting the Archives Research Request.
Identifier:
NASM.XXXX.1183.O, File OG-700000-CR
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National Air and Space Museum Technical Reference Files: Space History
National Air and Space Museum Technical Reference Files: Space History / Series O: Space History / GPS (Global Positioning Satellites)
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pg243439b22-9d17-47a6-907c-cb50ab635157
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nasm-xxxx-1183-o-ref27938

GPS (Global Positioning Satellites) (See also: Navstar Global Positioning System) [Documents]

Collection Creator:
National Air and Space Museum. Archives Division.  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
The majority of the Archives Department's public reference requests can be answered using material in these files, which may be accessed through the Reading Room at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, Virginia. More specific information can be requested by contacting the Archives Research Request.
Identifier:
NASM.XXXX.1183.O, File OG-700000-01
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Technical Reference Files: Space History
National Air and Space Museum Technical Reference Files: Space History / Series O: Space History / GPS (Global Positioning Satellites)
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pg25dfe8356-2e63-4a2a-9839-7159dd9b6aa3
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nasm-xxxx-1183-o-ref8741

GPS (Global Positioning System) IIF

Collection Creator:
National Air and Space Museum. Archives Division.  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
The majority of the Archives Department's public reference requests can be answered using material in these files, which may be accessed through the Reading Room at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, Virginia. More specific information can be requested by contacting the Archives Research Request.
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Technical Reference Files: Space History
National Air and Space Museum Technical Reference Files: Space History / Series O: Space History
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pg2f9d13f5f-c631-478e-885f-75c92d761005
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nasm-xxxx-1183-o-ref8744

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