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Vanuatu To Australia: Shortwave Radio Cut Will Cost Lives

Government sends formal submission to Australian senate stating how critical ABC services are during natural disasters. By Dan McGarry. PORT VILA, Vanuatu (Vanuatu Daily Post, April 5, 2017) – The Government of Vanuatu yesterday sent a formal submission to the Australia Senate Standing Committee....

Simon Bisson

Born on the Channel Island of Jersey, Simon moved to the UK to attend the University of Bath where he studied electrical and electronic engineering. Since then a varied career has included being part of the team building the world's first s olid state 30KW HF radio transmitter, writing....

Remote Sensing, Vol. 10, Pages 560: A General Approach to Enhance Short Wave Satellite Imagery by Removing Background Atmospheric Effects

Abstract Atmospheric interaction distorts the surface signal received by a space-borne instrument. Images derived from visible channels appear often too bright and with reduced contrast. This hampers the use of RGB imagery otherwise useful in ocean color applications and in forecasting or operational disaster monitoring, for example forest fires.

Dry and higher temperatures today

March 28, 2018 – Dry and warm this week with breezy north winds at times. Discussion. Upper level ridging will bring dry weather and increasingly warm weather through Thursday, when temperatures are expected to peak. Upper level ridging begins to flatten out Friday ahead of an approaching shortwave trough, which moves through Saturday.

Radio waves in the ionosphere Propagation, generation and detection

Sammanfattning: We discuss various topics concerning the propagation, generation, and detec-tionof high-frequency (HF) radio waves in the Earth's ionosphere. With re-gardsto propagation, we derive a full wave Hamiltonian and a polarization evo-lutionequation for electromagnetic waves in a cold, stratified magnetoplasma.

Permalink to Preserving musical traditions

Back in school, he was the pioneer of the Radio Club at school and the Rocket Club. “I became very notorious, causing havoc,” he tells us, with a mischievous grin. Kavichandran’s first involvement with music, dates back to his boarding days. At the time, all Christian students had to get up an hour early for church.

Amateur radio club plans meeting

A presentation about experiences of the American Radio Relay Leagues’ “Force of 50” who were sent to Puerto Rico last fall for hurricane recovery efforts is planned in April. Valerie Hotzfeld of Crescent City, Illinois, will be the speaker, presenting over Skype during a meeting of the Columbus Amateur Radio Club at 7 p.

Democratic Republic of the Congo: Analysis and recommendations for medium term alternatives to HF radios to operate an early warning system in Central Africa

Overview. A project that currently operates a network of 160+ HF radios as an early warning system for rural villages in Central Africa is seeking advices to consider possible medium term technological alternatives. The project. Community Resilience in Central Africa (CRCA) is a 5-year USAID-funded....

Help needed for Radio Luxembourg film documentary

Call-out to public for material relating to one of the world's best known 'pirate' radio stations. Villa Louvigny, the home of Radio Luxembourg until it stopped broadcasting in 1992 (LW archive) Were you an avid listener and fan of the legendary Radio Luxembourg? If so, maybe you can help local film producers with an upcoming film documentary.

Another round of storms starts Tuesday

. March 18, 2018 – Dry weather today into Monday with warming temperatures. Wet weather returns Tuesday into Friday, and possibly into next weekend. Discussion. Mostly clear skies and dry weather have settled into Northern California as a shortwave ridge moves across the state.

Help needed for Radio Luxembourg film...

Call-out to public for material relating to one of the world's best known pirate radio stations. Villa Louvigny, the home of Radio Luxembourg until it stopped broadcasting in 1992 (LW archive) Were you an avid listener and fan of the legendary Radio Luxembourg? If so, maybe you can help local film producers with an upcoming film documentary.

Guam: Guam’s Emergency Communications Capabilities Expand

Release date: March 13, 2018 Release Number: RIX-NR-18-3. Representatives from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) were on Guam from February 26 through March 2, to install the FEMA National Radio System (FNARS) at the Offices of Guam Homeland Security and Civil Defense (GHS/OCD) and train key staff how to use the system.

College City Radio Club breakfast meeting

Faribault, MN (55021) Today. Snow showers. High 36F. Winds SE at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of snow 60%. Snow accumulations less than one inch.. Tonight. Mainly cloudy with snow showers around this evening. Low 27F. Winds light and variable. Chance of snow 50%.

Cool Stuff: Disaster Prep Mags, “Aftershock”, SW Radio

Wayne Moors weed eater, gift shop, magazine store was always my first 1980s Pago visit... even before stops at Tepatasi (not Tumua Palace), The Bowling Alley, the Rainmaker Hotel Bar, and Evalani’s. Wayne & Mrs. Moors still rock in Nuuuli, but the impact on me then, the Savaii FOB with no TV no vids, was definitely more intense.

The Best Radios for Indoors and Outdoors

Is it the most practical travel companion? Probably not. But there is a certain appeal in a radio that’ll let you program up to 500 AM, FM, or shortwave radio stations and also keep track of the time zones they are in (complete with a map and knob to select various cities around the world).

State plans shortwave radio broadcasts to warn fishermen

After facing criticism for its failure to warn fishermen at sea during Cyclone Ockhi, the State government plans to use shortwave radio broadcasts to provide vital information. The Tamil Nadu State Disaster Management Authority (TNSDMA) will soon hold a meeting with the Regional Meteorological....

Vilnius high school students have live chat with astronaut in orbit

VILNIUS - Students at two Vilnius schools on Wednesday had a live chat with an astronaut aboard the International Space Station. The children had a live question and answer session with US astronaut Joseph Michael Acaba with the help of Vilnius University Radio Club and the Lithuanian Amateur Radio Society.

1940s transmitter finds new home in old jail

Bill Steele is a collector of odd things. A year ago, for example, he bought the site of the last double hanging in New Brunswick. His latest purchase is less morbid but also a rare find: a massive 1940 shortwave transmitter that once broadcast Canada's stories around the world.

PNG govt to extend public radio services

Papua New Guinea's communications minister, Sam Basil, says he plans to grow radio services in PNG. He marked this week's World Radio Day by saying radio is a medium that reaches the widest audience, including vulnerable communities in remote parts of the country.

Radio is reinventing itself in the digital platform, says R. Sreedher

For many of us, radio brings to mind film songs and singsong RJs. But for media expert and community radio practitioner R Sreedher, radio is a tool that holds a higher purpose. He has spent 47 years in the field, using audio to teach people science. His shows, including the popular Yaen (‘Why’ in....

North Korea’s eerie coded messages RETURN to airwaves ahead of Olympics

Gentle music followed by a stern voice reading out orders apparently from a spy’s code book have once again been drifting over on shortwave radio from Kim Jong-un’s kingdom. Known as numbers stations, this activity has reappeared in the weeks before the so-called , Daily Star Online can reveal.

CCI Snooker: 12-year-old Shahyan Razmi advances to 2nd round

youngster of Radio Club went on to record a commendable 3-1 win against Yogesh Sharma of Pune in a best-of-five frame first round match of the Rs 12.25 lakh prize-money All India Open Snooker Championship here today. Shahyan (12), a Class VII student of ,Mazgaon, played confidently to cut down to size his senior rival from Pune, a said.

The simple new device promising to treat chronic pain

A small, wearable device, the size of a 20-cent coin, claims to help patients suffering from chronic muscle and joint pain. ActiPatch uses pulsed electromagnetic therapy, also known as pulsed shortwave therapy, to stimulate nerve activity. According to the manufacturer, the patch works by placing it....

Illegal pay-and-park busted in Mumbai’s Colaba, one arrested Jan 31, 2018 01:17 IST

Mohit Chaurasiya alias Sonu, the 27-year-old mastermind of an illegal ‘pay-and-park’ gang that allegedly extorted money from vehicle owners in south Mumbai, was arrested. Last week, a businessman had filed a complaint saying that he was asked to pay Rs40 by a man as parking fee near Radio Club in Colaba.

BBC launches Ethiopian and Eritrean radio services

The BBC on Monday launched new daily radio services producing news, current affairs, features and English language training for Ethiopians and Eritreans. The BBC World Service programmes will be broadcast from Monday to Friday in the Amharic, Afaan Oromo and Tigrinya languages and will be aired on shortwave radio and streamed on Facebook.

BBC launches Ethiopian and Eritrean radio services

By AFP 14 hours ago in World The BBC on Monday launched new daily radio services producing news, current affairs, features and English language training for Ethiopians and Eritreans. The BBC World Service programmes will be broadcast from Monday to Friday in the Amharic, Afaan Oromo and Tigrinya....

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China takes up Australia's former radio space in Pacific

China has taken over many of the Australian Broadcasting Corporation's former shortwave radio frequencies into the Pacific. In response to budget cuts, the ABC ...

BARC participating in ‘science, skill and service’

Press release. Members of the Bishop Amateur Radio Club will be participating in the national Amateur Radio Field Day exercise, June 23 – 24 at Diaz Lake, just ...

Radio Programme Highlight: ‘We empowered people to claim their rights’

Today we’re asking one of the editors, Assadiq Musa, about his favorite Radio Dabanga programme. Fi El Mizan did not shy away from topics considered taboo in Su...

Makers of Dabanga: The story of Klaas van Dijken

Displaced hiding in caves in western Jebel Marra in February 2016 (RD) Several experienced journalists make the daily news broadcasts of Radio Dabanga possible...

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Church Says Trolling Of Patriarch Kirill Responsible For Declining Public Support For Orthodoxy – OpEd

Some blame this on the behavior of priests and senior clergy, behavior that polls show puts Russians off, and others simply on the growing secularization of Rus...

Why host the World Cup?

NORTHAMPTON, MASSACHUSETTS — Whom would you trust more, Russian President Vladimir Putin or Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel? Whereas Putin is reveling in the attenti...

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Shamans are called many things in various cultures, and there is as yet little agreement on exactly who is a shaman and who is not, Nikolay Karchurov, the repre...

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This double whammy, the director of research at the Moscow Center for Strategic Planning argues, can best be avoided by ending the draft, relying on volunteers,...

NATO head: No guarantee trans-Atlantic alliance will survive

The secretary-general of NATO says bonds between Europe and North America have weakened, and he appealed for an international effort to shore up the trans-Atlan...

The combined total of Greece’s bailouts is bigger than Hong Kong’s economy

Since 2010, Greece has undergone three bailouts worth a staggering total of nearly €310 billion ($360 billion). The aid money was made available to Greece’s gov...

Syria shells rebel-held areas ahead of possible offensive

Syrian state media say government forces have shelled rebel-held areas in the south, in new violence that further undermined an international "de-escalation" ag...

Ian Goldin: “Renaissance 2.0: Globalisation, disruption and policy”

Thank you very much for hosting me for the Coffees of the Secretary-General and thank you for attending my talk. I was at the OECD many years ago and have been ...

Man arrested in Spain after Ireland international Ciaran Clark knocked unconscious following bar attack

. A man has been arrested in Spain after punching Ireland defender Ciaran Clark during an attack in a bar in Magaluf. https://www.independent.ie/sport/soccer/...

LETTERS: Real radio treat

There is a treat in store this coming Easter weekend for fans of radio as it should be in the UK. Radio Caroline North once again team up with Manx Radio, using...

Radio station Northsound to switch off analogue service

Originally Northsound, like other local radio stations, broadcast on both FM and medium wave - but in the 1990s it started to provide distinct services on each ...

Retune your radio to receive BBC Radio Lancashire

BBC Radio Lancashire will no longer broadcast programmes on 1557 kHz medium wave from January 15. Listeners who live around Lancaster, Morecambe and Arnside, an...

Sessions Says He Never ‘Intended’ To Separate Immigrant Families. That’s A Lie.

In an interview with Christian Broadcasting Network that is set to air Friday, Sessions agreed that thousands of children ― some just months old ― being torn fr...

Sessions denies intention to separate families after defending policy with Bible verse

said his Justice Department “never really intended” to separate migrant families at the US-Mexico border — just days after defending the “zero tolerance“ policy...

In 'To Life', Erin Zimmerman captures Israeli humanity overseas

Those stories and more were featured in her latest documentary for the Christian Broadcasting Network, To Life , How Israeli Volunteers are Changing the World. ...

Clergy Condemns AG Justifying Family Separation With Bible

Christian leaders are condemning Attorney General Jeff Sessions for quoting the Bible to justify separating families at the border, saying he misinterpreted scr...

Clergy Condemns AG Justifying Family Separation With Bible

Christian leaders are condemning Attorney General Jeff Sessions for quoting the Bible to justify separating families at the border, saying he misinterpreted scr...

Lucy Gichuhi claimed $7,675 to visit Sydney on 'electorate business'

Embattled Liberal senator Lucy Gichuhi claimed a $7,675 electorate allowance from taxpayers to visit a former prime minister and a Christian radio station more ...

Danny Gokey, Tauren Wells to bring concert to Topeka

A pair of Grammy Award nominees whose music is regularly featured on Christian radio stations will be in concert this coming fall at the Topeka Performing Arts ...

A South Dakota Christian radio station makes waves

Sioux City, IA (51101) Today. Intervals of clouds and sunshine. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. High 81F. SE winds shifting to WNW at 15 to 25 mph.....

Longshot Democrats target 'unwinnable' seats in California

This is no suburban, coast-hugging battleground. This is Yucca Valley, the part of California where it's easier to get a signal for the local Christian radio st...

Omaha Christian radio station KGBI gets new owner

Omaha, NE (68102) Today. A mix of clouds and sun in the morning followed by cloudy skies during the afternoon. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. High ...

'Don't worry we are dealing with the Christians': Algeria's crackdown on churches

Largely dormant for more than 10 years, a law in Algeria which permits the outright persecution of Christians is shaking back into life. As Africa's largest cou...

Jim Bakker's TV show amounts to spiritual abuse – so why is he still broadcasting?

If one thing is sadly clear from watching far too much late-night Christian television, it's that some believers are painfully gullible, and easily led. Perhaps...

One America News' On-Location Syria Report: No Chemical Attack- Video

OEN's Ann Wright, notes in her OEN article, " No Chemical Attack in Douma, Two International Investigative Reporters in Douma Write " that "One America News, a ...

Political Cornflakes: Forget Fox News. Christian TV is becoming the go-to Trump fawning network

FILE - In this Jan. 31, 2016, photo, former Republican presidential candidate and former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee speaks at Inspired Grounds Cafe in West Des...

Church and State

The Friday Cover is POLITICO Magazine's email of the week's best, delivered to your inbox every Friday morning. By signing up you agree to receive email newsle...

Court acquits Rubenis, reduces sentences for other defendants in digital TV case

Apart from Rubenis, the judges of the appeals court also acquitted Didzis Jonovs , a former state trustee at the Latvian State Radio and Television Center (LVRT...

Slacker Radio Partners With Dash Radio To Bring An Expanded Lineup Of Original Content To The Slacker Platform

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. June 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LiveXLive Media, Inc. (NASDAQ: LIVX ) ("LiveXLive"), a global digital media company focused on live entertai...

LiveXLive Media : Slacker Radio Partners With Dash Radio To Bring An Expanded Lineup Of Original Content To The Slacker Platform

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., June 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LiveXLive Media, Inc. (NASDAQ: LIVX) ('LiveXLive'), a global digital media company focused on live entertai...

No radio solution in sight for 911 district

Nearly a year after Deschutes County’s 911 district went live with a new digital radio system, Bend Police officers still file complaints about it daily. But De...

Russia v Saudi Arabia: World Cup 2018 opening match – live!

Elis speaks: From our occasional Football Weekly guest and guest host, the Welsh comedian, actor, digital radio DJ, Gorky’s Zygotic Mynci enthusiast and Swansea...

Philippines: Donor Development & Communications Manager (For Nationals Only)

DONOR DEVELOPMENT AND COMMUNICATIONS MANAGER. Fundraising and Marketing Unit. The role The primary purpose of this position is to lead the organization to signi...

TV tops in May ad spending

Overall media ad spending in May is estimated at 8.99 billion baht, with traditional TV accounting for 3.33 billion baht (37%), followed by digital TV at 2.39 b...

Poor Mpumalanga households get connected to digital TV grid

Deputy Minister of Communications Pinky Kekana will connect 300 homes in Mpumalanga to the digital television grid on Friday. Kekana will lead a digital migrati...

In debt for transmission services, Ukraine’s public TV broadcaster goes off air

Ukraine’s only public terrestrial television channel, UA: Pershyi, was taken off the air on June 18 because of unpaid debts, its management said in statement. T...

In Uganda, football fever causes betting...

On a pot-holed street by Uganda's sprawling central jail, young men stream into a luminous betting shop that stands out from the surrounding dingy grocery store...

Flow Capital Announces Binding Agreement to Sell Agnity Global Royalty to Universal mCloud

TORONTO, June 21, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Flow Capital Corp. (“ Flow Capital ” and “ Flow ”) today announced that it has signed a binding agreement to sell its...

AT&T Debuts "WatchTV" with Two New Unlimited Wireless Plans

. First of New Offers to Come Following AT&T and Time Warner Merger New "Unlimited &MoreSM Premium" Customers Will Receive a Choice of Another Entertainment Ser...

AT&T Debuts "WatchTV" with Two New Unlimited Wireless Plans

DALLAS, June 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- We were the first wireless provider to pair entertainment and unlimited data. That's because unlimited is pretty limited w...

Top 5 fitness bands you need to track your way to a healthier lifestyle

With people becoming increasingly health conscious by the day, the health and fitness market has evolved drastically in the past few years. Consumers have a lot...

Confirmed: Xiaomi Redmi 6 Pro to launch on June 25

Xiaomi is gearing up to launch the Redmi 6 Pro in China on June 25. The company made the announcement on the Chinese microblogging website Weibo with a poster w...

LIVE: Joint press conference of Zohrab Mnatsakanyan and Federica Mogherini

Republic of Armenia Yerevan 25, Alex Manukyan 5 Tel. 00 37410 570970 Fax 00 37412 570007. Reproduction on full or in part is prohibited without reference to Pub...

Minister Mokonyane reviews decision of litigate on South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) Executive Appointments Judgement

PRETORIA, South Africa, June 21, 2018/APO Group/ -- The Minister of Communications, Ms Nomvula Mokonyane, has noted the judgement of Matojane J in the matter of...

ICE confirms it has temporarily shut down Portland facility over protests

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) confirmed Wednesday that it has temporarily shut down a regional office in Portland, Ore., due to persisting prot...

MIL-OSI Energy: Industry data show widespread contamination from coal ash

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis. West Virginia Public Radio: For generations, coal power has fueled American prosperity. But for e...

Shipping, Boating Traffic To Be Halted For Trump Rally In Duluth

A file photo from June 10 of President Donald Trump arriving aboard Air Force One. Win McNamee | Getty Images By Rich Kremer, Wisconsin Public Radio The U.S. C...

Jeff Moehlis: Find What You’re Looking For with Negativland’s Mark Hosler

Negativland's first album came out in 1980 while Hosler was still in high school, and the band broke through to college radio with the 1987 album Escape From No...

Inside the career of Fox News host Sean Hannity, who was once...

http://www.businessinsider.com/sean-hannity-career-2018-4?utm_source=hearst&utm_medium=referral&utm_content=allverticals. Inside the career of Fox News host Se...

Seniors Set Unofficial World Record

ELMHURST, IL —As Elmhurst College seniors getting ready to graduate in May, Jennifer Anthony and Emma Kaminski wanted to do something big to commemorate their t...

UMaine’s college radio station has been off-air for over a month

Regular broadcast listeners of WMEB 91.9 FM, the student-run radio station at the University of Maine, haven’t heard much of the station’s freeform variety of p...

The many lives of Ken new It's impossible to have a quick chat with Ken Murray. It's not his rate of speech

"At the time in Ireland, none of the pirate radio stations were doing current affairs, only playing music, and we covered local elections live, airing Mass, and...

Modern radio ‘pirates’ turn the tables on traditional music stations

The pirate radio pioneers of the 1960s broadcast from out at sea but their spiritual successors are keeping the flame alive from school dormitories. Two music e...

Modern radio ‘pirates’ turn the tables on traditional music stations

The pirate radio pioneers of the 1960s broadcast from out at sea but their spiritual successors are keeping the flame alive from school dormitories. Two music e...

Pirate radio stations explode on YouTube

and Jonny Laxton were 13 when they met at a boarding school in Crowthorne, England, in 2011. They bonded over a shared love of underground music and in 2014 sta...

Pirate Radio Stations Explode on YouTube

At first, the channel grew slowly. Then, in the spring of 2016, Mr. Pritchard discovered 24/7 live-streaming, a feature that allows YouTube’s users to broadcast...