How-To Geek

How Atomic Clocks Work [Video]

In this informative video we’re treated to a look at how atomic clocks work with a bonus tie-in showing how important accurate time keeping is for the GPS satellite network.

[via Engineer Guy Video]

Jason Fitzpatrick is warranty-voiding DIYer and all around geek. When he's not documenting mods and hacks he's doing his best to make sure a generation of college students graduate knowing they should put their pants on one leg at a time and go on to greatness, just like Bruce Dickinson. You can follow him on if you'd like.

  • Published 06/13/12

Comments (3)

  1. r

    Very informative…
    Do you think anyone will eat that jello now that he’s put his hands all over it?

  2. rich

    Too much prior knowledge of clocks is assumed. I’m non-the-wiser.

  3. Gray

    I thought it was brilliant. I am really addicted to these articles.
    Keep up the good work HTG.

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