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Old 8th Feb 2009, 12:48
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Tyres O'Flaherty
 
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The original article ( I believe ) is actually in New Scientist, which I read a few days ago.

The [email protected] clock will eventually be accurate beyond the present life of the Universe, i.e. losing less than a second in the generally accepted 13.7 billion yr


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The level of accuracy is such that it will allow Sub-meter GPS measurement. There are some mooted problems with installing some of the necessary optical eq.pt on the sats but these are not insurmountable
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