Cuyahoga Astronomical Association: Time and the Search for Longitude
When & Where
March 10 at 7:30- 9:30 p.m.
24000 Valley Parkway,
North Olmsted, OH
The critical issue of early sea navigation was knowing the ship’s position on the vast ocean with no landmarks to guide the way. Dr. Ed Meyer, Professor of Physics and Astronomy at Baldwin Wallace College, explains how astronomers and clockmakers solved this problem.