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Will GPS Work On The Moon? 10 Things You Need To Know PNT beacons can be deployed in orbit to penetrate the lunar surface and enable consistent wireless connectivity for the lunar navigation system. Credit: Masten

Will GPS Work On The Moon? 10 Things You Need To Know

The American company Masten Space Systems will develop a lunar navigation system based on surface radio beacons. The device in lunar orbit will drop beacons to the surface that will be adapted for a hard landing and will be able to provide positioning for other satellites and spacecraft in lunar orbit, without the use of terrestrial navigation systems.

MIT 1970 Prediction of Civilization Collapse on Schedule for 21st Century—10 Things You Should Know When will our civilization collapse? Credit: Pixabay

MIT 1970 Prediction of Civilization Collapse on Schedule for 21st Century—10 Things You Should Know

Almost half a century ago, scientists at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology built a model according to which the unrestrained pursuit of economic growth and inattention to environmental and social problems will lead to the fact that 2020 will be a turning point, and two decades later, there would be a global civilization collapse.