John Harrison and the Problem of Longitude

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T-g27KS0yiY History of the Harrison clock Currently reading "Longitude" by Dava Sobel and gaining insight into the fascinating story of dead reckoning navigation and its deadly results. As a consequence, the Longitude Act sought a better way of determining a ship's position in the sea. I like this video because I wanted to see one … Continue reading John Harrison and the Problem of Longitude