Usability Views Article Details
 home | timeline | recent | popular | e-reports | userati | about this site

Summary Wayfinding, or Non-Instrument Navigation (01 Apr 1998)
To hold a course, the navigator aligns the rising or setting sun to marks on the railings of the canoe. There are 8 marks on each side of the canoe, each paired with a single point at the stern of the canoe, giving bearings in two directions, 32 bearings in all to match the 32 directional houses of the Hawaiian star compass.
Article URL:

Read 92 more articles from sorted by date, popularity, or title.
Next Article: Survey of the labour market for information specialists in Lithuania
This site is a labour of love built by Chris McEvoy