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Interns create visualization of NASA space-ground communications

Tue, 04/09/2018 - 09:38
For the first time ever, people worldwide can get an inside look into what it takes to enable communications for nearly 40 NASA missions, thanks to a small team of college students

Radio ham VU3KBN in flood rescue mission

Mon, 03/09/2018 - 09:47
Mathrubhumi reports when the floods hit the state of Kerala, many ham radio operators assisted the State Disaster Management Authority in rescue and relief operations

SARL National Field Day this weekend

Mon, 03/09/2018 - 09:47
The second leg of the SARL National Field Day is on the air from 10:00 UTC on Saturday 8 September to 10:00 UTC on Sunday 9 September 2018 with CW, phone, PSK and RTTY activity on 160 to 10 metres

Petition to save WWV/WWVH

Mon, 03/09/2018 - 09:47
The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has eliminated funding for the continued operation of time/frequency standard stations WWV and WWVH in its Fiscal Year 2019 budget

ICQPodcast Episode 275 - Loudspeakers for Ham Radio

Mon, 03/09/2018 - 09:47
In this episode, Martin M1MRB is joined by Chris Howard M0TCH, Dan Romanchik KB6NU, Martin Rothwell M0SGL, and Frank Howell K4FMH to discuss the latest Amateur / Ham Radio news. Colin M6BOY rounds up the news in brief, and this episode’s feature is - Loudspeakers for Ham Radio

Ham College 44

Mon, 03/09/2018 - 09:47
General Amateur Radio Exam part 15. Skywaves, MUF, more HF Antennas

Radio ham tunes into North Korean broadcast

Mon, 03/09/2018 - 09:47
The Daily Mail reported how radio amateur Jordan Heyburn MI6JVC received DPKR's Voice of Korea broadcast, sent a report and in return got a QSL card and some publications

159 years ago: A geomagnetic megastorm

Mon, 03/09/2018 - 09:47
On Sept. 2, 1859, a powerful CME rocked Earth's magnetic field, causing a geomagnetic storm that set fire to Victorian telegraph offices and sparked auroras as far south as Mexico and Cuba

Technical consultation: Adding new usages to the General User Radio Licence - Short Range Devices in frequencies below 30 MHz

Mon, 03/09/2018 - 09:47
New Zealand's Radio Spectrum Management has released a consultation document concerning increased use in portable electrical appliances and mobile devices. These devices have driven interest in wireless charging in what they do and how they work

DXCC Country/Entity Report

Mon, 03/09/2018 - 09:47
According to the Amateur Radio Cluster Network for the week of Sunday, 26th-August, through Sunday, 2nd-September there were 213 countries active

IOTA news from OPDX

Mon, 03/09/2018 - 09:47
Weekly IOTA News - compiled by Tedd Mirgliotta, KB8NW, editor of the Ohio/Penn DX Bulletin

QSO Today - Kevin Parmenter - KG5Q

Sun, 02/09/2018 - 09:25
Kevin Parmenter, KG5Q, caught my attention from an article that he published in QST Magazine, August 2017 about the Flightaware system

UK Amateur Radio Licensing history

Sun, 02/09/2018 - 09:25
UK Licensing has evolved enormously over time – both regulators as well as the terms. The RSGB has made available a history page that tracks those changes

VK6WIA NewsWest

Sun, 02/09/2018 - 09:25
In this broadcast - it’s CLUB FOCUS week. We hear from Steve with a wrap-up of the 2018 NCRG Hamfest.. plus lots more

Clock changes: EU backs ending daylight saving time

Sun, 02/09/2018 - 09:25
The EU Commission is proposing to end the practice of adjusting clocks by an hour in spring and autumn after a survey found most Europeans opposed it

AmateurLogic 120: Raspberry Pi for PC and Mac

Sun, 02/09/2018 - 09:25
George installs Raspberry Pi Desktop for PC and Mac. Tommy visits John Amodeo on the new set of Tim Allen’s Last Man Standing. Watch it come together

Many unanswered questions about last weekend's solar disturbance

Sun, 02/09/2018 - 09:25
The South African Radio League (SARL) say the past weekend, Radio Amateurs reported that they experienced periods of radio black-out which lasted 24 hours

AMSAT announces new store on Zazzle

Sun, 02/09/2018 - 09:25
AMSAT is pleased to announce a new storefront on Zazzle

Propagation Report from Hannes Coetzee, ZS6BZP

Sun, 02/09/2018 - 09:25
Hannes Coetzee, ZS6BZP, reports that the solar activity is expected to remain at low levels

Live streaming of EMF Camp talks this weekend

Sat, 01/09/2018 - 10:04
Radio amateurs are operating three separate Special Event Stations from the EMF Camp event being held at Eastnor Castle Deer Park, Herefordshire Aug 31-Sept 2