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Was this the real reason for the race to end like this? Did Ken Miles (Bale's character) really lose the race unknowingly? Yes This is completely accurate. The real life Le Mans ’66 ended with a historic finish: Ford trounced the frontrunner Ferrari as all three Ford cars crossed the finish line in a dead heat. But ...


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The screenshot above indicates that the stealth ship is visible to the naked eye to someone on HMS Devonshire. The screenshot indicates that it's visible to the movie audience. The ship is only visible to us for storytelling purposes In this case we, as the audience, have a better view that any watchkeeper. In the dead of night seeing a black or dark grey ...


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Maybe! Actually your estimate of one photon out of billions is wildly optimistic; the best lunar ranging experiment that's been built (the Apache Point Observatory Lunar Laser-ranging Operation, APOLLO) sends out 300 quadrillion photons per pulse (115 mJ/pulse of a 532nm laser) and can detect an average of 3 return photons per pulse if it's pointed at the ...


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GPS is only one of several methods used by the Royal Navy and the British military in general to determine location, and military personnel are trained not to rely solely on GPS. Ships, in particular, as well as vehicles, also make use of inertial navigation systems. These are not as accurate as GPS, and need to be recalibrated fairly frequently, but if ...


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