WTF Fun Fact – Wotan Radar

During WWII, British scientist R.V Jones figured out how the German’s ‘Wotan’ radar system worked by assuming it used a single beam since Wotan was a germanic god with a single eye. WTF Fun Facts

Source: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_the_Beams

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2 thoughts on “WTF Fun Fact – Wotan Radar”

  1. “It turned out their conclusion about code name Wotan was incorrect as it did not in fact imply a single beam.” – from the source page

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