Gyroscope Impacts

Toy Gyroscope


Nuclear Submarine 

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The nuclear powered submarine shown in Photo 1 and the communications satellite in Photo 2 both utilize the Electrostatically Suspended Gyroscope.

Communications satellite

 The Electrostatically Suspended Gyroscope enables these modern marvels to accurately navigate both sea and space without relying on star charts.

People who contributed to the innovation of the gyroscope are Arnold Nordsieck and Howard Knoebel

Work cited:

Image source Figure 1.
Image of toy gyroscope Tedco Original Toy Gyroscope - From Retrieved March 6, 2015, from

 Image source Figure 2.

Image source Figure 2.