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Amelia Earhart didn't die in a plane crash, investigator says

"On an uninhabited island, there shouldn't be anything sticking up out of the water," Gillespie said. Adding to the body of evidence, Gillespie said, the radio in Earhart's plane could not work if it had been in the water as suspected; yet she sent out radio signals for nearly a week after apparently crashing.

Radio Easter off-air, activists worry over lack of local information

Radio Easter 94 FM, a branch of the Catholic Radio Network, is off-air in Yei River County. The station has been the only FM radio used by both the public and government to pass out public announcements. Workers at the station said the facility was hit by lightening and its connection cable got burnt completely.

On the Relative Stability of CERES Reflected Shortwave and MISR and MODIS Visible Radiance Measurements During the Terra Satellite Mission

Abstract: Fifteen years of visible, near-infrared, and broadband shortwave radiance measurements from Clouds and the Earth's Radiant Energy System (CERES), Multiangle Imaging Spectroradiometer (MISR), and Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) instruments on board NASA's Terra....

Mailbox 10.9.2016

Hello and welcome to Mailbox. First of all we would like to thank you for your lovely e-mails wishing Radio Prague a happy 80th anniversary and the multitude of reception reports sent in by those who tuned in to the special broadcast on August 31 on shortwave but also on the internet. Your verification QSL cards are on their way.

Meteorologists issue fire waring for most parts of Czech Republic

31-08-2016 17:43 updated | Ian Willoughby Radio Prague is on Wednesday celebrating the 80th anniversary of its first, shortwave broadcast, which was from outside Pardubice in East Bohemia on 31 August 1936. In connection with the anniversary the Foreign Czech of the Year Award, selected by Radio....

New school year starts for over 115,000 pupils in Czech Republic

31-08-2016 17:43 updated | Ian Willoughby Radio Prague is on Wednesday celebrating the 80th anniversary of its first, shortwave broadcast, which was from outside Pardubice in East Bohemia on 31 August 1936. In connection with the anniversary the Foreign Czech of the Year Award, selected by Radio....

Amateur radio enthusiasts make waves

The Norfolk Amateur Radio Club (NARC) moved in to Happisburgh Lighthouse for International Lighthouse and Lightship Weekend, which was set up with the aim of radio amateurs making contact with one another at lighthouse sites around the globe. Members contacted other operators across Europe using a shortwave radio and morse code.

Limerick Radio Club in 48 hour non-stop broadcast

Limerick's Radio Club will be broadcasting non-stop from Loop Head Lighthouse this Saturday and Sunday as part of the 19th International Lighthouse Weekend. ... By using this site, you consent to accepting cookies that we place on your computer. Click to view our Privacy Policy.

Loop Head connects to the world

Ham radio enthusiasts will convene at Loop Head Lighthouse this weekend to connect with hundreds of lighthouses and lightships around the world. The Limerick Radio Club,which includes members from Limerick, Clare, Offaly and Tipperary, will broadcast non-stop for 48 hours from the lighthouse on....

Russia Develops Protected Alternative to Satellite Communication

The new technology uses shortwave frequencies, which enable long-distance communication, but are considered vulnerable to interception. A broadband waveform used by the system retunes the frequency, making its signal impenetrable to potential eavesdroppers.

Russia Develops Protected Alternative to Satellite Communication

The new technology uses shortwave frequencies, which enable long-distance communication, but are considered vulnerable to interception. A broadband waveform used by the system retunes the frequency, making its signal impenetrable to potential eavesdroppers.

Weather Authority: Humid, At Times Stormy

PM UPDATE: The humidity is continuing to rise and the temperatures will stay in the 80s for the rest of the work week. A shortwave trough will usher in a chance for scattered showers and thunderstorms tonight. Some of these storms could contain gusty winds and heavy downpours. Expect the storm chances to slowly diminish the next few days.

Mailbox 13.8.2016

Today in Mailbox: Listener feedback from Radio Miami International, response to Radio Prague's broadcasts, monthly listeners' quiz. Listeners/readers quoted: Henry Zapatka, Rutilio Flores, Vladimir Gudzenko, Constantin Liviu Viorel, Mohamed Elsayed Abd Elraheim, Hans Verner Lollike, Arne Timm, Jayanta Chakrabarty.

The Great India Run comes to a grand close in Mumbai

The runners along with icon runner Milind Soman ran the final stretch from Dr Dadabhai Naoroji Road, Dhobi Talao, CST at Fort to the Bombay Radio Club in Colaba, thereby finishing the run two days ahead of schedule. The participants of the 5k 'Fun Run' were also greeted with a pleasant surprise as....

National Holiday DXing and QSLing

15 hrs ago Read more: MT Shortwave Central Considering a new approach to your QSLing ? Monitoring worldwide stations on their national holiday's is a tried and proven alternative to verifying a radio station. While some of the following country's may no longer be active on shortwave, they may....

Monitoring Earth's Shortwave Reflectance: GEO Instrument Concept

Abstract: In this paper we present a GEO instrument concept dedicated to monitoring the Earth's global spectral reflectance with a high revisit rate. Based on our measurement goals, the ideal instrument needs to be highly sensitive (SNR greater than 100) and to achieve global coverage with spectral....

Anritsu Teams with Fellow SWDM Alliance Members on WBMMF Demonstration to Address High-Bandwidth Data Center Requirements

RICHARDSON, Texas Aug. 2, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Anritsu Company announces it was part of a technology demonstration with fellow Shortwave Wavelength Division Multiplexing (SWDM) Alliance members CommScope, Dell Networking and Finisar that showcased 40G SWDM transmission over wideband multimode fiber (WBMMF).

Commscope : Anritsu Teams with Fellow SWDM Alliance Members on WBMMF Demonstration to Address High-Bandwidth Data Center Requirements

RICHARDSON, Texas, Aug. 2, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Anritsu Company announces it was part of a technology demonstration with fellow Shortwave Wavelength Division Multiplexing (SWDM) Alliance members CommScope, Dell Networking and Finisar that showcased 40G SWDM transmission over wideband multimode fiber (WBMMF).

From a Listener to a Broadcaster

What started as a little bump into a Shortwave signal from Manzini, Swaziland, 27 years ago, has led to Victor Kaonga become an established broadcaster. His life is a story which he claims has been a product of many people including the listeners, colleagues and the Church in Malawi.

BREAKING: Another Radio Shack to Close its Doors

RIDGEFIELD, CT — You've got questions? They've got answers but you'll have to travel a little further away for them. After more than four decades in business in Copp's Hill Plaza, Ridgefield Radio Shack will soon be shutting their doors. Longtime Ridgefielders will remember the heyday of the....

We must crack down on Putin’s lie machine

During the abortive coup to topple him in 1991, the Soviet president Mikhail Gorbachev kept in touch with developments by listening to the BBC World Service. Felicitously, the Soviet Union had stopped jamming international shortwave radio broadcasts four years earlier, on the orders of Gorbachev himself.

We must crack down on Putin’s lie machine

During the abortive coup to topple him in 1991, the Soviet president Mikhail Gorbachev kept in touch with developments by listening to the BBC World Service. Felicitously, the Soviet Union had stopped jamming international shortwave radio broadcasts four years earlier, on the orders of Gorbachev himself.

North Korea has resumed broadcasting coded numbers, Friday, in an apparent bid to give directions to its spies abroad.

It broadcast coded numbers - an old-fashioned way of giving orders to agents - following the previous ones on June 24 and July 15. In the latest broadcast, an announcer at state-controlled Pyongyang Radio read what she described as "a mathematics review assignment for investigative agent No.

Second Phase, H.A.M Operators Training Program

The second phase of a ground-breaking collaboration between NEMO, the Saint Lucia Red Cross and the Saint Lucia Amateur Radio Club got underway on Thursday July 28.

North Korea has resumed a broadcast of coded numbers, Friday, in an apparent bid to give directions to its spies abroad.

It broadcast coded numbers on June 24, July 15 and on July 28 _ an old-fashioned way of giving orders to agents. In the latest broadcast, an announcer at state-controlled Pyongyang Radio read what she described as "a mathematics review assignment for investigative agent No.

Amateur radio technician class, test next month

Attention Prescott residents: Here is your chance to get your entry-level Amateur Radio License. A two-day class is coming up to prepare interested people for the “Technician” amateur license. The class, offered free by the Yavapai Amateur Radio Club, will be Saturday, Aug. 6 and 13, from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.

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Easy like Sunday morning

1. 90 years ago on July 23, 1927, the Bombay Presidency Radio Club started broadcasting over Indian airwaves. This was the start of radio in India. It was later...

South Sudan blocks access to independent websites

The South Sudanese government has blocked access to the websites of Dutch-backed Radio Tamazuj, as well as the popular news blogs Nyamilepedia and Paanluel Wel....

South Sudan blocks access to independent websites

The South Sudanese government has blocked access to the websites of Dutch-backed Radio Tamazuj, as well as the popular news blogs Nyamilepedia and Paanluel Wel....

All India Radio Earns Rs 10 Crore From PM's 'Mann Ki Baat'

New Delhi : Prime Minister Narendra Modi's monthly radio address 'Mann Ki Baat' has generated a revenue of about Rs 10 crore for the All India Radio (AIR) in th...

PM Modi's Mann Ki Baat generates Rs 10 crore revenue for All India Radio in last 2 fiscals

PM Modi’s Mann Ki Baat generates Rs 10 crore revenue for All India Radio in last 2 fiscals Prime Minister Narendra Modi's monthly radio address 'Mann Ki Baat' h...

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Kazakhstan: Civic And Ethnic Identities Only Two Among Many – OpEd

By Paul Goble Like their Russian counterparts, Kazakh experts have long debated the relative strength of civic and ethnic attachments, Gulmira Ileuova says; but...

For The Chekists, Navalny Is The Yeltsin Of 1987 – OpEd

By Paul Goble Many have forgotten that in May 1987, Boris Yeltsin, then head of the Moscow city committee of the CPSU, received representatives of the chauvinis...

Caucasus Emirate Far From Dead But Focused Now On Syria – OpEd

She details the splits within the organization since the death of Emir Doku Umarov in 2013 and notes the absence of any single agreed-upon leader above the regi...

Can both Presidents leave the country?

By Josef Omorotionmwan. A T the presidential level, what we have today is a big improvement on what we had during the President Musa Yar’ Adua years. During the...

Papa Exhibits at Omba Gallery

By Staff Reporter. WINDHOEK. ‘Humble Tribute to the Ancestors’, is the title of an exhibition of new creative prints by Namibian international artist Papa Ndasu...

Sh10bn KQ plane grounded after JKIA accident

The accident is set to cost the airline’s insurers a tidy amount of money, especially the engine which is one of the most costly individual parts on an aircraft...

Charlie Gard's parents says it's time to let him die

LONDON The parents of Charlie Gard, whose battle to get their critically ill baby experimental treatment stirred international sympathy and controversy, dropped...

Charlie Gard parents drop legal fight, agree to let him die

LONDON — The parents of Charlie Gard, whose battle to get their critically ill baby experimental treatment stirred international sympathy and controversy, dropp...

Running on Empty or is IntelliPharmaCeutics International Inc (IPCI) Refueling?

Shares of IntelliPharmaCeutics International Inc ( IPCI) is moving on volatility today -7.06% or $ -0.19 rom the open. The NASDAQ listed company saw a recent bi...

AIR to revitalise Punjabi service to augment reach in India,

Public service broadcaster All India Radio (AIR) is planning to "revitalise" its Punjabi service to augment its reach to the Punjabi-speaking listeners "on both...

Trump and the Christian Fascists

Donald Trump's ideological vacuum, the more he is isolated and attacked, is being filled by the Christian right. This Christianized fascism, with its network of...

Trump and the Christian Fascists

Donald Trump’s ideological vacuum, the more he is isolated and attacked, is being filled by the Christian right. This Christianized fascism, with its network of...

How Evangelicals Are Influencing President Trump

Trump’s White House Has Evangelicals ‘On Speed Dial,’ Says Activist Who Prayed Over President. Evangelical Christians have unprecedented access to President Do...

Spicer Finally Takes On-Camera Questions — From Christian Broadcasting Network

The White House has not held an on-camera daily press briefing since June 29, and Sarah Sanders, the deputy press secretary, is scheduled to again take question...

After failing on health care, McConnell's rep

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) listens to a question during a press conference following the weekly policy meeting at the U.S. Capitol Dec. 1, 20...

St. Peter's Square fountains being shut off due to drought

VATICAN CITY (AP) - The Vatican says it is shutting off all its fountains, including those in St. Peter's Square, because of Italy's drought. Vatican Radio on M...

Vatican to Shut Off St. Peter's Square Fountains Due to Italy's Drought

Vatican City (AP) -- The Vatican says it is shutting off all its fountains, including those in St. Peter's Square, because of Italy's drought. Vatican Radio on ...

St. Peter's Square fountains being shut off due to drought

VATICAN CITY (AP) - The Vatican says it is shutting off all its fountains, including those in St. Peter's Square, because of Italy's drought. Vatican Radio on M...

St. Peter's Square fountains being shut off due to drought

VATICAN CITY (AP) - The Vatican says it is shutting off all its fountains, including those in St. Peter's Square, because of Italy's drought. Vatican Radio on M...

St. Peter's Square fountains being shut off due to drought

VATICAN CITY (AP) - The Vatican says it is shutting off all its fountains, including those in St. Peter's Square, because of Italy's drought. Vatican Radio on M...

Christian TV to Sean Spicer: People are wondering how to pray for you

Spicer appeared via a video feed standing under the hot morning sun in the White House courtyard, where he fielded friendly questions about health care, the Rus...

Controversial Moroccan Christian Preacher Challenges Salafi Scholar to Debate

Rabat – The controversial Moroccan Christian preacher Brother Rachid has challenged Moroccan Salafi scholar Mohamed El Fizazi to debate Islam and Christianity. ...

This apocalyptic Korean Christian group goes by different names. Critics say it's just a cult.

A visit with Chairman Lee. The members of Shinchonji call him “Chairman Lee,” or just “the chairman.” In church literature, he is also variously identified as “...

Christian Television Network host to bring talents to stage at Dulcet

Derrick Williams, host of the Christian Television Network's The Gospel Voice , brings something new to New Port Richey this month. Beginning July 23, the vocal...

Christian TV In Russia Bribes LGBT To Leave The Country

Christian TV In Russia Offers To Pay LGBT To Leave The Country For Good. Russia’s religious TV channel is offering to send LGBT Russians abroad for good, so th...

Charlize Theron admits to taking drugs in her 20s

Charlize Theron has admitted to taking drugs in her twenties. Although the 41-year-old actress now leads a quiet life with her son Jackson and daughter August, ...

Charlize Theron admits to taking drugs in her 20s

Charlize Theron has admitted to taking drugs in her twenties. Although the 41-year-old actress now leads a quiet life with her son Jackson and daughter August, ...

Charlize Theron admits to taking drugs in her 20s

has admitted to taking drugs in her twenties. Although the 41-year-old actress now leads a quiet life with her son Jackson and daughter August, she revealed tha...

Editorial: Don’t encrypt county radio traffic without proof it is necessary

If law enforcement agencies in Deschutes County are going to encrypt their radio traffic, they need to come up with better examples of why it is necessary. Publ...

Smooth jazz fans get an HD Radio station in DFW that’s easy to listen to

The music has already been changing, with a soft launch that began last Thursday (and, as was the case with the “traditional” version of the Oasis, it’s not all...

Do or die time for digital TV operators

After three years of digital TV operations, a clear-cut picture is emerging of those who will rise and those who will fall by the wayside. Industry experts agre...

BEC World Public : AIS denies channel takeover report

July 23 --Mobile phone operator Advanced Info Service (AIS) has denied a media report that it is preparing to take over a digital TV channel. AIS on Saturday se...

AIS denies channel takeover report

Mobile phone operator Advanced Info Service (AIS) has denied a media report that it is preparing to take over a digital TV channel. AIS on Saturday sent a lette...

Top-tier telly for your living room

A stunning addition to anyone’s living room, the Samsung Q7F QLED TV is a 65-inch TV with excellent 4K ultra HD pictures as well as plenty of fun IPTV and smart...

Global Cloud Computing Services, Platforms, Infrastructure and Everything as a Service (XaaS) Market Outlook 2017-2022: Forecasts by Service, Cloud Type, Industry Vertical, and Carrier Cloud

This research evaluates the global cloud computing marketplace including centralized and distributed services, platforms, and infrastructure. The report also an...

Honolulu Verizon customers have the #1 Rated Network

HONOLULU July 24, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- When Verizon says, "today we're the best we can be and tomorrow we'll be better," it means it. Over the past five years, ...

Global Cloud Computing Services, Platforms, Infrastructure and Everything as a Service (XaaS) Market Outlook 2017-2022: Forecasts by Service, Cloud Type, Industry Vertical, and Carrier Cloud

report has been added to Research and Markets' offering. "Global Cloud Computing Services, Platforms, Infrastructure and Everything as a Service (XaaS): Market ...

Top Story Costs associated with Entune and Toyota’s Connected Services

The embedded navigation system in the 2018 Toyota Camry. Map updates are free during the trial period, and a fee schedule has yet to be determined for updates a...

Top Story Costs associated with Entune and Toyota’s Connected Services

The embedded navigation system in the 2018 Toyota Camry. Map updates are free during the trial period, and a fee schedule has yet to be determined for updates a...

What goes around comes around

In November 2006, in an interview with the US-based National Public Radio, the then Law, Justice and Parliamentary Affairs Minister Moudud Ahmed, speaking about...

Kushner Details Four Meetings With Russian Officials But Says 'I Did Not Collude'

Ahead of a closed-door meeting where Jared Kushner plans to testify before a Senate Intelligence Committee, Kushner also sent an 11-page statement declaring he ...

Richard Dawkins Event Canceled Over Past Comments About Islam

A public radio station in Berkeley, Calif., said it canceled a live discussion and book signing with the evolutionary biologist and noted atheist Richard Dawkin...

As The Climate Changes, Kenyan Herders Find Centuries-Old Way Of Life In Danger

. Out here, in West Pokot County, Kenya , the landscape looks like Mars - red clay, rocks, and in the distance, a mountain so bare, it looks like a giant bould...

Wisconsin has long history of devastating floods

MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- Though this summer's rains have caused extensive flooding in parts of Wisconsin, flooding has always been a part of life in the state beca...

Thor’s Tessa Thompson on Why Her Action Hero Icon is Terminator’s Sarah Connor

never expected to be at San Diego Comic-Con . The actor, who is known for her roles as a college radio DJ challenging her classmates on issues of race in Dear W...

The Psychedelic Furs are back by popular demand

Updated 10 minutes ago. Their songs were college radio staples in the early '80s — “The Ghost in You,” “Heartbreak Beats,” “All That Money Wants,” “House,” “Lov...

Jeff Moehlis: Break On Through with Robby Krieger from The Doors

There was a guy, Bob Brinkmeyer or something like that, and he ran the radio show out at the college. So we did a lot of shows with him, you know, just on the c...

Chattanooga radio reporter fired, blames lawmakers updated

Jacqui Helbert claims she was holding this mic and wearing these headphones when she went with students to meet lawmakers. (Image: WTVC) CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. — A...

Chattanooga radio reporter fired, blames lawmakers updated

Jacqui Helbert claims she was holding this mic and wearing these headphones when she went with students to meet lawmakers. (Image: WTVC) CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. — A...

Pastor la vista, baby! FCC enforcers shut down church pirate radio Forget about the internet: FM is where the real action is 71 Comments 14 Jul 21:50

Pastor la vista, baby! FCC enforcers shut down church pirate radio Forget about the internet: FM is where the real action is. Open up! It's the FCC! The words ...

Heritage railway stations tuning into the 1960s

A HERITAGE railway will be hosting a special tribute to pirate radio during its festival celebrating the 1960s. An exhibition dedicated to the history of offsho...

Pastor la vista, baby! FCC enforcers shut down church pirate radio Forget about the internet: FM is where the real action is 14 Jul 21:50

Pastor la vista, baby! FCC enforcers shut down church pirate radio Forget about the internet: FM is where the real action is. Open up! It's the FCC! The words ...

Kanu Or Saraki: Who Is A Greater Threat To Nigeria?

Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), who the government of President Buhari inadvertently made popular after it sent him into detention. Before then he was a lit...

Tomatoes and Watermelons

From Naewna, May 27, 2017 Title: Fate of Thailand…!! Man on left: Turbulent city bombing. Koo Tee. [Early suspicion about the bombing at the military-run hospit...