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Old 02-28-2013
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Re: Circumnavigation without instruments

If we ever get another solar flare like this one (or close):
all the satellites will be toast, rendering our GPS systems totally useless. Knowing at least the minimum about traditional navigation seems like a must for any open sea sailor.
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