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Adirondack Daily Enterprise
Celestial navigation, part II: longitudea truly portable clock accurate enough for finding longitude at sea, was invent
Celestial navigation, part II: longitude
Adirondack Daily Enterprise / Posted 5 days ago
a truly portable clock accurate enough for finding longitude at sea, was invented in the late eighteenth century by John Harrison. Before Harrison's chronometer, navigators relied upon the clock of the sky. Once Isaac Newton had published... Read more
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metro
Kit Harington drops epic story about his ancestor involved in the Gunpowder Plotin the Houses of Parliament at the time, looked at him and is quoted as saying:
Kit Harington drops epic story about his ancestor involved in the Gunpowder Plot
metro / Posted 7 days ago
in the Houses of Parliament at the time, looked at him and is quoted as saying: “He’s an ugly fellow, isn’t he?”‘ No doubt John Harrison would be unimpressed that the two families would be joined in union 400 years later. The gunpowder plotters,... Read more
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Brisbane Times
John Harrison: How clever are casinos?are the architecture which will define the character of the Brisbane and Gold C
John Harrison: How clever are casinos?
Brisbane Times / Posted 7 days ago
are the architecture which will define the character of the Brisbane and Gold Coast skylines into the future. How clever is that? Dr John Harrison is senior lecturer in the University of Queensland's School of Communication and Arts.... Read more
13d
The Clarion-Ledger
BFL, CGM bass, MCC crappie tournament resultsClub results below Magnolia Crappie Club, Enid Lake, May 14 1. Steve Sullivan
BFL, CGM bass, MCC crappie tournament results
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 13 days ago
Club results below Magnolia Crappie Club, Enid Lake, May 14 1. Steve Sullivan, 7 fish, 12.93 pounds 2. Brad Taylor, John Harrison, 7 fish, 12.26 pounds 3. Rabbit Rogers, Pat Jeffcoats, 7 fish, 11.97 pounds 4. Terry Stewart, Larry Holmes, 7... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Tim Nicholls' team of attack dogs and petsplatforms like Twitter (now a decade old), how can you be taken seriously by th
Tim Nicholls' team of attack dogs and pets
Brisbane Times / Posted 14 days ago
platforms like Twitter (now a decade old), how can you be taken seriously by the start-up community and other stakeholders in the digital economy? Dr John Harrison is senior lecturer in the University of Queensland's School of Communication and Ar... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Man jailed after domestic incident Sunday afternoonSCRANTON — Police used a stun gun to take a man into custody after a domestic i
Man jailed after domestic incident Sunday afternoon
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 20 days ago
SCRANTON — Police used a stun gun to take a man into custody after a domestic incident Sunday afternoon. John Harrison, 36, 425 Grace St., is charged with simple assault, disorderly conduct and harassment. Officers were first called to Moses Taylor... Read more
20d
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
GBM shareholders back buying disused Kangaroo Flat minethe sale will further delay a clean-up at the disused mine site and the Woodval
GBM shareholders back buying disused Kangaroo Flat mine
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 20 days ago
the sale will further delay a clean-up at the disused mine site and the Woodvale Ponds, north of Bendigo. GBM Gold's John Harrison said the company would work towards selling sand from Kangaroo Flat but the future of Woodvale was... Read more
20d
Sussex Express
Town mourns death of acclaimed rose-growercouncil members, officers and the wider community. Our thoughts are with his fa
Town mourns death of acclaimed rose-grower
Sussex Express / Posted 20 days ago
council members, officers and the wider community. Our thoughts are with his family at this difficult time.” Town Clerk John Harrison said: “I can only add to the many wonderful messages and tributes which have already circulated about... Read more
21d
Brisbane Times
Lawrence Springborg's LNP legacyThat massively disruptive organisational change was a policy initiative which S
Lawrence Springborg's LNP legacy
Brisbane Times / Posted 21 days ago
That massively disruptive organisational change was a policy initiative which Springborg initiated as Minister. The report is due on June 24. Dr John Harrison is senior lecturer in the University of Queensland's School of Communication a... Read more
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Banbury Guardian
Lower Heyford plan is dropped by collegedeveloper on which to build housing for Oxford. Mr Macnamara, who lives in the
Lower Heyford plan is dropped by college
Banbury Guardian / Posted 25 days ago
developer on which to build housing for Oxford. Mr Macnamara, who lives in the village, said: “I received an email from John Harrison, the bursar of Corpus Christi, to say the fellows had reconsidered and decided not to go ahead.” The plan, by... Read more
25d
Daily Examiner
CYCLING: Strong entries for 2016 National Road Series openerfor Clarence Chris Gulaptis will send B-grade on their way at 7.45am and Grafto
CYCLING: Strong entries for 2016 National Road Series opener
Daily Examiner / Posted 25 days ago
for Clarence Chris Gulaptis will send B-grade on their way at 7.45am and Grafton Cycle Club vice-president John Harrison will do the honours for C-grade at 8am. A minute's silence will be held prior to the start in honour of... Read more
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27d
The Columbian
Warmer future for Northwest forests foreseen in WSUV researchresearch coming out of Washington State University Vancouver. Created by WSUV
Warmer future for Northwest forests foreseen in WSUV research
The Columbian / Posted 27 days ago
research coming out of Washington State University Vancouver. Created by WSUV scientists Jean Liénard, Nikolay Strigul and John Harrison, the Tolerance Distribution Model is a new mathematical model that examines the drought, shade and flood... Read more
29d
The Seattle Times
Bellevue High principal leaves school amid scrutiny of football programScott Powers has accepted the principal’s post at nearby Sammamish High, said J
Bellevue High principal leaves school amid scrutiny of football program
The Seattle Times / Posted 29 days ago
Scott Powers has accepted the principal’s post at nearby Sammamish High, said John Harrison, executive director of schools for the Bellevue district. Powers will be replaced at Bellevue by Vic Anderson, who has been serving as the principal at the... Read more
29d
Northern Daily Leader
The timepiece that helped Captain Cook get a quick fix and put Australia on the mapanswer is the first marine timekeeper known as "K1", which was a copy of a sea-
The timepiece that helped Captain Cook get a quick fix and put Australia on the map
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 29 days ago
answer is the first marine timekeeper known as "K1", which was a copy of a sea-watch built by groundbreaking horologist John Harrison whose timepieces from the mid 1700s allowed accurate time keeping at sea enabling the measurement of... Read more
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29d
The Young Witness
The timepiece that helped Captain Cook get a quick fix and put Australia on the mapanswer is the first marine timekeeper known as "K1", which was a copy of a sea-
The timepiece that helped Captain Cook get a quick fix and put Australia on the map
The Young Witness / Posted 29 days ago
answer is the first marine timekeeper known as "K1", which was a copy of a sea-watch built by groundbreaking horologist John Harrison whose timepieces from the mid 1700s allowed accurate time keeping at sea enabling the measurement of... Read more
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29d
Western Advocate
The timepiece that helped Captain Cook get a quick fix and put Australia on the mapanswer is the first marine timekeeper known as "K1", which was a copy of a sea-
The timepiece that helped Captain Cook get a quick fix and put Australia on the map
Western Advocate / Posted 29 days ago
answer is the first marine timekeeper known as "K1", which was a copy of a sea-watch built by groundbreaking horologist John Harrison whose timepieces from the mid 1700s allowed accurate time keeping at sea enabling the measurement of... Read more
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29d
Daily Liberal
The timepiece that helped Captain Cook get a quick fix and put Australia on the mapanswer is the first marine timekeeper known as "K1", which was a copy of a sea-
The timepiece that helped Captain Cook get a quick fix and put Australia on the map
Daily Liberal / Posted 29 days ago
answer is the first marine timekeeper known as "K1", which was a copy of a sea-watch built by groundbreaking horologist John Harrison whose timepieces from the mid 1700s allowed accurate time keeping at sea enabling the measurement of... Read more
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29d
The Border Mail
The timepiece that helped Captain Cook get a quick fix and put Australia on the mapanswer is the first marine timekeeper known as "K1", which was a copy of a sea-
The timepiece that helped Captain Cook get a quick fix and put Australia on the map
The Border Mail / Posted 29 days ago
answer is the first marine timekeeper known as "K1", which was a copy of a sea-watch built by groundbreaking horologist John Harrison whose timepieces from the mid 1700s allowed accurate time keeping at sea enabling the measurement of... Read more
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29d
Illawarra Mercury
The timepiece that helped Captain Cook get a quick fix and put Australia on the mapanswer is the first marine timekeeper known as "K1", which was a copy of a sea-
The timepiece that helped Captain Cook get a quick fix and put Australia on the map
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 29 days ago
answer is the first marine timekeeper known as "K1", which was a copy of a sea-watch built by groundbreaking horologist John Harrison whose timepieces from the mid 1700s allowed accurate time keeping at sea enabling the measurement of... Read more
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The Columbian
Vancouver native chats with Bono on religionresult is a short documentary, “The Psalms,” which was released Tuesday. The di
Vancouver native chats with Bono on religion
The Columbian / Posted a month ago
result is a short documentary, “The Psalms,” which was released Tuesday. The director of photography for the film is John Harrison, 35, who grew up in Vancouver and graduated from Hudson’s Bay High School in 1998. Bono has praised Peterson’s... Read more

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