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Seen & Heard: Lighthouses no more, GPS mitigates natural disasters

August 7, 2023

NASA-JPL prototype of POINTER base units on a first responder vehicle. The magneto-quasistatic fields they generate can be detected through walls, where legacy indoor positioning technologies fail. (Image: Jet Propulsion Laboratory)

Positioning through walls: DHS and NASA partner on indoor positioning and location solution

March 28, 2023

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How GPS was affected by the solar eclipse

September 15, 2017