First ever “QSO” with ISS from Earth by Light “transmitter” on THz freq’s.
For the 1st time the San Antonio & Austin Astronomical Associations were able to successfully contact an inhabited object in space and have that contact confirmed photographically via astronauts onboard the ISS!! The video is of the actual flash project which involved the use of two 800 Millon Lumen spot lights and a 1 watt blue laser along with numerous participants with handheld spot lights!
Hurricane Watch Net to Activate for Hurricane Irma
The Hurricane Watch Net (HWN) has announced plans to activate for the now-Category 4 Hurricane Irma on Tuesday, September 5, at 1800 UTC on 14.325 MHz. The net will remain in continuous operation until...
Sometimes old school is better Why do we rely on radios during storms and emergencies?
A radio is an essential part of any emergency preparedness kit, whether it’s a regular radio or an National Oceanic...
A Sleep Strategy for DX Contesting
This article originally appeared in the National Contest Journal.
Why am I here? Listen to all these signals. Who are they? Wonder what they are doing? All this CW sure sounds nice. What should...