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Episode #1: Atomic Time and the Master Clock of the Naval Observatory

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Geoff Chester will discuss the U.S. Naval Observatory's Master Clock (one of the most precise clocks in the world). Mr. Chester will also discuss the nature of atomic time keeping; why a precise time reference is critical to military operations; and how the next-generation Master Clock will work.

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