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 a warranty-voiding DIYer who spends his days cracking opening cases and wrestling with code so you don't have to. If it can be modded, optimized, repurposed, or torn apart for fun he's interested (and probably already at the workbench taking it apart). 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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