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James Cameron: Avatar sequels to draw on master navigators (Rebecca Keegan, Los Angeles Times)

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Dictionary

navigation : the science of getting ships, aircraft, or spacecraft from place to place ; especially : the method of determining position, course, and distance traveled — Webster

Oxford, OneLook, Free Dictionary, Wiktionary, InfoPlease, Word Reference, Urban Dictionary

Thesaurus

Roget’s II (Thesaurus.com), Merriam-Webster Thesaurus, Visuwords

Encyclopedia

Navigation is the process of monitoring and controlling the movement of a craft or vehicle from one place to another. It is also the term of art used for the specialized knowledge used by navigators to perform navigation tasks. All navigational techniques involve locating the navigator’s position compared to known locations or patterns. — Wikipedia

<Britannica, Columbia (Infoplease)

Introduction


Celestial Navigation Practice

Search

WolframAlpha, DuckDuckGo

Preservation



First Evidence of Viking-Like ‘Sunstone’ Found (Megan Gannon, Live Science)
Evidence of Fabled Viking Navigational Tool Found (Jennie Cohen, History)

History

Celestial Navigation History.net
History of Navigation (ABC)
History of Navigation Interactive Tutorial (BBC)
History of Navigation (Wikipedia)

Quotation

Quotations Page Bartlett’s

Museum

Institute of Navigation

Library

WorldCat, Library of Congress, UPenn Online Books, Open Library

Bibliography

TXT

REM check (Oxford Bibliographies) http://www.oxfordbibliographies.com

Participation

Blog

WordPress

News

NPR Archives

Book

ISBNdb

Government

Document

USA.gov

Expression

Toy

Amazon Toys

Poem

OEDILF: The Omnificent English Dictionary In Limerick Form

Future

Satellite navigation – the next ten years (The Science Geek)

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