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Radio Shack Shortwave Goes Digital

If you spent the 1970s obsessively browsing through the Radio Shack catalog, you probably remember the DX-160 shortwave receiver. You might have even had one. The radio looked suspiciously like the less expensive Eico of the same era, but it had that amazing-looking bandspread dial, instead of the....

Remote Sensing, Vol. 12, Pages 1641: A Simple Method for Converting 1-km Resolution Daily Clear-Sky LST into Real LST

Land-surface temperature (LST) plays a key role in the physical processes of surface energy and water balance from local through global scales. The widely used one kilometre resolution daily Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) LST product has missing values due to the influence of clouds.

StormTeam 3: Showers and storms expected overnight through Sunday

Saturday has turned out to be a great spring day with temps in the low 70s and partly sunny skies. But, that doesn't mean the rain isn't coming. In fact, the rain will arrive late Saturday night, and it will pack a punch. A shortwave low pressure system from the plain states to our west will move....

Free North Korea Radio fights to free ‘psychological slaves’ of Kim Jong Un

Lee Park escaped from North Korea in 2004 but she knows pretty much what her parents were doing when NBA legend Dennis Rodman hung out with Kim Jong Un for a wild night of “hotties and vodka” in 2013. “They were doing the same thing they do every day, like everyone else in North Korea,” said Park,....

Maddie Sofia and Emily Kwong of NPR’s “Short Wave” spotlight how Prof. Markus Buehler, “developed a way to make music out of protein structure and how music can potentially help us hear what we have trouble seeing at the nanoscale level.”

May 12, 2020. Maddie Sofia and Emily Kwong of NPR’s “Short Wave” spotlight how Prof. Markus Buehler, “developed a way to make music out of protein structure and how music can potentially help us hear what we have trouble seeing at the nanoscale level.” About This Website.

One Reason Why The Coronavirus Is Good At Spreading | Short Wave | NPR

week-at-a-glance (May 11 – May 15) view of our new television schedules to meet the needs of students at home. that align with the programming for Monday, May 11th. #LearnAtHome One Reason Why The Coronavirus Is Good At Spreading | Short Wave | NPR.

Radio Transmitter Market 2020 Industry Growth Analysis with Revenue and Volume Study, Existing Opportunities, Challenges, Upcoming Trends, Key Regions and Global Forecasts 2015-2027

The industry study on global Radio Transmitter market 2020 research report studies currently in addition to prospective facets of this market chiefly depending upon aspects which the businesses compete on the current market, key trends and Radio Transmitter segmentation analysis.

StormTeam 3: Spotty showers Monday night and Tuesday

I hope you got outside this weekend. Temperatures are about to dip below normal for the next week or two, and we have spotty showers in store Monday night and Tuesday. A shortwave disturbance from the west moves over Minnesota tonight and will create increasing clouds throughout the day Monday over the entire area.

Coronavirus: How amateur radio is connecting people during lockdown

Image copyright Pete Sipple Image caption The Sipple family - Pete, Sarah and Kathryn - say they've seen a "massive" spike in interest for online courses. Amateur radio use in the UK has seen a "significant" rise during the coronavirus lockdown as people seek new ways of staying connected.

Significant Warm Up by Mid-to-Late This Week

Fairly flat ridging will bring slightly warmer temperatures across the area today. Clear skies are expected this morning, with high clouds increasing in the afternoon as a upper level shortwave passes to the north over the ridge. Temperatures will be slightly above seasonal normals the next couple of days, rising a few more degrees on Tuesday.

StormTeam 3: Spotty showers tonight and Tuesday

Welp. I hope you got outside this weekend. Temperatures are about to dip below normal for the next week or two, and we have spotty showers in store Monday night and Tuesday. A shortwave disturbance from the west moves over Minnesota tonight, and will create increasing clouds throughout the day Monday over the entire area.

Mumbai: Man cleaning Radio Club pool electrocuted

MUMBAI: A 40-year-old contract labourer, Ramchandra Bhubneswhar, from Colabawadi got electrocuted while cleaning the swimming pool at Radio Club near the Gateway of India on Thursday afternoon. The Colaba police said that the contractor had not taken permission to carry out the pool maintenance work.

Man electrocuted while flushing out water from Radio Club swimming pool

A40-year-old man was electrocuted while flushing out water from a swimming pool at Bombay Presidency Radio Club (BPRC) in Colaba on Thursday afternoon. The accident happened after the water pump slipped and fell in the pool where he was standing. The victim has been identified as Ramchandra Bhubaneswar, a resident of Sundarnagari in Colaba.

Man, 40, Electrocuted To Death While Cleaning Swimming Tank In Mumbai

Mumbai: A 40-year-old man died of electrocution while he was cleaning a swimming tank at a club in South Mumbai on Thursday, an official said. The incident took place at Radio Club in the afternoon, in which Ramchandra Bhuvaneshwar died on the spot, the official said.

40-year-old man found dead in swimming pool of Radio Club in Colaba

A 40-year-old employee of a private firm was found dead in the swimming pool of Radio Club in Colaba on Thursday. The police believe that the victim was cleaning the pool when he got electrocuted, leading to his death. The deceased, identified as Ramchandra Bhuvansehwar, worked for a firm that had....

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. Contributed by NAMPA / PTI. Mumbai, Apr 30 (PTI) A 40-year-old man died of electrocution while he was cleaning a swimming tank at a club in South Mumbai on Thursday, an official said. The incident took place at Radio Club in the afternoon, in which Ramchandra Bhuvaneshwar died on the spot, the official said.

Babcock International : and Lockheed Martin Australia Deliver Trusted Partnership

30 Apr 2020 Babcock and Lockheed Martin Australia Deliver Trusted Partnership. Babcock Australasia and Lockheed Martin Australia have announced the signing of a collaboration agreement to deliver world-leading High Frequency (HF) communications to the Australian Defence Force.

Man electrocuted while cleaning swimming pool

MUMBAI: A 40-year-old man was electrocuted while cleaning a swimming pool at the Radio Club near Gateway of India on Thursday. A team of Colaba police reached the spot and sent the body to JJ Hospital for post mortem. Police said no permission to carry out cleaning or maintenance work of the pool was taken by the contractor during the lockdown.

Dry and pleasant weather continues through the weekend

April 30, 2020 – Warm weather will continue this week, though high temperatures will gradually trend cooler through the weekend, reaching near normal levels. There is a slight chance of showers north of I-80 late Saturday through Sunday. Upper level shortwave trough will pass to the north today.

Beat Your Coat Hangers into Antennas, Not Plowshares

If you are looking for a fun project while you are cooped up and you have some spare coathangers, why not try this 4-element Yagi antenna (PDF)? [Pete N8PR] showed it off at his local ham radio club and it looked like something good for a lazy afternoon. If you aren’t a ham, you could adjust it all for a different VHF or UHF frequency.

Hopewell Chin’ono: Tribute to Zimbabwe radio legend Peter Johns

By Hopewell Chin’ono. Celebrated Zimbabwean radio disc jockey and announcer Peter Johns who died in a hospital in South London in England left a huge and unparalleled legacy of radio broadcasting that will live with the generation that had the privilege of being his listeners.

Addis Ababa Contemporary Art Exhibited in Nairobi, BBC World Service Radio Goes Mobile in Nigeria

By Ogova Ondego Published June 13, 2015. Eleven Ethiopian contemporary artists are set to exhibit their creativity in the Kenyan capital, Nairobi. The 25-day exhibition entitled ‘Addis Contemporary’ that shall be curated by Mifta Zeleke, an Addis Ababa-based curator and gallerist, starts on June 17,....

Very dry and very warm days ahead

Eastern Pacific ridging builds eastward into region, bringing dry weather across the area. A northerly surface pressure gradient will tighten over the region as the ridge builds and a shortwave trough exits. This will bring gusty northerly winds to the Valley, with gusts to 20 to 30mph, strongest over the northern San Joaquin Valley.

When Japanese Forces Took Burma Off the Airwaves

By Wei Yan Aung 22 April 2020. YANGON—On this day in 1945, the state-run radio system, then the one-and-only medium of mass entertainment in Myanmar (then Burma), was smashed by retreating Japanese forces. The Burma State Broadcasting Service, the first broadcaster in Myanmar, was officially....

Internet radio: everything you need to know to stream great music for free

Do you suffer from cabin fever? Do you need an escape? Internet radio can open doors. Whisper a few call letters into a smart speaker, invoke a smartphone app, or tap a few computer keys to be transported away, away from your blocked existence, transported across the country or to the other side of....

When Japanese Forces Took Burma Off the Airwaves

By Wei Yan Aung 22 April 2020. YANGON—On this day in 1945, the state-run radio system, then the one-and-only medium of mass entertainment in Myanmar (then Burma), was smashed by retreating Japanese forces. The Burma State Broadcasting Service, the first broadcaster in Myanmar, was officially....

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TuneIn Blocking Debacle: Bombing Internet Radio Back to the Stone Age

When it comes to copyright infringement matters, especially when that involves commercial players doing battle to prevent the wholesale spread of content, my ba...

Still no sign of missing pair six months after they were last seen

Police have renewed calls to locate two people missing in the Victorian Alps six months after their disappearance. Russell Hill was last heard on HF radio in th...

Increased extreme precipitation challenges nitrogen load management to the Gulf of Mexico

By setting up model experiments with and without climate variability, we distinguished and quantified how climate regulates N loads in this region. We found tha...

Small-scale volcanic aerosols variability, processes and direct radiative impact at Mount Etna during the EPL-RADIO campaigns

The aerosol properties of Mount Etna’s passive degassing plume and its short-term processes and radiative impact were studied in detail during the EPL-RADIO cam...

Small-scale volcanic aerosols variability, processes and direct radiative impact at Mount Etna during the EPL-RADIO campaigns

The aerosol properties of Mount Etna’s passive degassing plume and its short-term processes and radiative impact were studied in detail during the EPL-RADIO cam...

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US soft power

Some two decades after 9/11, November's U.S. presidential election sees two very different visions for the "war on terror." While terrorism is not the issue it ...

Lukashenka’s Repressions May Push Belarusian Demonstrators Into Taking More Serious Defensive Measures – OpEd

In her weekly “Voice of the Streets” report compiled on the basis of her conversations with Belarusians who are demonstrating against Lukashenka, she says peopl...

Beijing to complete construction of 10 venues for 2022 Winter Olympic Games by year end

With eight projects entering final stage and the construction of two venues being completed already, ten of the 13 construction projects for competition and tra...

Welcome to the world of public diplomacy

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African Union marks International Day of Democracy

The following is a statement by African Union Commission for Political Affairs to mark the International Day of Democracy, Sept. 15. ED. This year we celebrate ...

U.S. unilaterally claims UN sanctions against Iran restored

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Nation honors UN, multilateralism pledge

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Rajasthan imposes Sec-144 in 11 districts

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NANPAN, NANNM commend Lions Club for support, awareness on childhood cancer

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I Remember EB

“This is Radio St. Vincent and the Grenadines, broadcasting on 705 kilohertz on the medium wave broadcast band. We’d like to apologise for the break in transmis...

Granger turns down request from USA

The request was made through the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, which, in turn, channelled the request to the Ministry of Public Telecommunications. In the memo, ...

Guyana rejects request from US to relay VOA to Venezuela

GEORGETOWN, Guyana (CMC) — The Guyana Government says it has turned down a request from the United States to relay the Voice of America (VOA) programmes to Vene...

Guyana says no to VOA relay to Venezuela

…Gov’t turns down US request to use its frequency to broadcast in Venezuela. THE Government of Guyana has turned down a request by the United States Government ...

Franklin Graham says US Democrats will 'close the Church down', insists 'the storm is coming'

Prominent US evangelist Rev Franklin Graham has said the Democratic party is "opposed to faith" and warned that any shift towards left-wing policy could see "th...

Nigeria: Operation Blessing Donates Hand Washing Station to Nigerian Red Cross

Operation Blessing, a humanitarian arm of the Christian Broadcasting Network (CBN), popularly known as 700 Club, has donated a hand washing station to the Lagos...

PERSPECTIVE: Trump's Christian soldiers

A conservative northern Virginia pastor was holding court with his flock in the narthex of the church. This was in pre-pandemic times, before masks, social dist...

Caucuses Omit ‘Under God’ From Pledge of Allegiance During DNC

People reciting the during caucus meetings at the Democratic National Convention (DNC) left out the words “under God.” during the meeting by Christian Broadcast...

Caucuses Omit ‘Under God’ From Pledge Of Allegiance During DNC

People reciting the during caucus meetings at the Democratic National Convention (DNC) this week left out the words “under God.” during the meeting by Christian...

Chattanooga Christian radio station J103 launching nationwide music streaming platform and more business news

Chattanooga Christian radio station J103 launching nationwide music streaming platform. Chattanooga Christian radio station J103 is launching a nationwide posit...

Cherie Brennan Releases "Safe In God's Care" to Radio

GOODLETTSVILLE, TENNESSEE, UNITED STATES, August 25, 2020 / / -- MC1 Recording artist Cherie Brennan released “You Be The Light” to Christian Radio earlier this...

Christian Rock Group FALCONE RISING Releases “Brother” Single and Music Video

NASHVILLE, TN, USA, August 21, 2020 / EINPresswire.com / -- Creative Soul Records' group FALCONE RISING is impacting Christian radio stations nationwide this we...

Jim Daly: These 11 lessons among the blessings I've received while hosting radio show

Given my broken and dysfunctional childhood – my father abandoned us when I was 5 and my mother died of cancer when I was 9 – hosting a nationally syndicated Ch...

Missouri Secretary of State Ashcroft defends school comments

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri Secretary of State Jay Ashcroft says comments he made that fathers would risk dying to send their children back to school ar...

TV Talk: Soaps ‘Ratched’ and ‘Filthy Rich’ bubble up

7 minutes ago. Actress Sarah Paulson starred in writer/producer Ryan Murphy’s “The People vs. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story” and multiple seasons of “Ameri...

New this week: Alicia Keys, 'Filthy Rich' and the Emmys

Here’s a collection curated by The Associated Press’ entertainment journalists of what’s arriving on TV, streaming services and music platforms this week. MOVIE...

New this week: Alicia Keys, ‘Filthy Rich’ and the Emmys

Here’s a collection curated by The Associated Press’ entertainment journalists of what’s arriving on TV, streaming services and music platforms this week. MOVIE...

New this week: Alicia Keys, ‘Filthy Rich’ and the Emmys

Here’s a collection curated by The Associated Press’ entertainment journalists of what’s arriving on TV, streaming services and music platforms this week. MOVIE...

New this week: Alicia Keys, ‘Filthy Rich’ and the Emmys

Here’s a collection curated by The Associated Press’ entertainment journalists of what’s arriving on TV, streaming services and music platforms this week. MOVIE...

The music station Šlagr TV ends. It didn’t have expensive...

Šlagr TV ends in terrestrial broadcasting, Česke Radiokomunikace has switched off the broadcasting of this music channel in both DVB-T and DVB-T2. According to ...

Radio: The Damien Slash Mixtape is witty, apt and very welcome

W hat, you might think, is the point of the BBC having a whole radio network, 4 Extra, for its old programmes when it also has Sounds? I don’t know, but I would...

Radio: The Damien Slash Mixtape is witty, apt and very welcome

W hat, you might think, is the point of the BBC having a whole radio network, 4 Extra, for its old programmes when it also has Sounds? I don’t know, but I would...

Biden ups ante, spending $65M on ad blitz this week

Flush with fundraising dollars , Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden 's campaign announced Wednesday morning that it’s dishing out an eye-popping $65 mill...

Biden ups ante, spending $65M on ad blitz this week

Flush with fundraising dollars , Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden 's campaign announced Wednesday morning that it’s dishing out an eye-popping $65 mill...

WatsUp TV Now 24 Hours Digital Channel

Award-winning pan African entertainment outfit, WatsUp TV has commenced test transmission for its 24 hours channel which will be dedicated to music entertainmen...

TVSquared and Blockgraph Launch Innovative TV and Cross-Channel Measurement Solution

, a global leader in TV measurement and attribution, and Blockgraph , a privacy-focused audience connectivity, collaboration and authentication platform for med...

GMA rides Hallyu Wave with new digibox channel

IN LATE June, TV network GMA entered the digital TV box fray with its Affordabox that was met with an “overwhelming response” and introduced a new digital chann...

Active DTH subscribers reach 70.26 million, Tata Sky solidifies its lead

KOLKATA: The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) today released ‘The Indian Telecom Services Performance Indicators’ data for the January- March’20 qua...

TVSquared : and Blockgraph Launch Innovative TV and Cross-Channel Measurement Solution

, a global leader in TV measurement and attribution, and Blockgraph , a privacy-focused audience connectivity, collaboration and authentication platform for med...

Five reasons to go for a 5G mobile

With the region’s carriers starting to offer 5G, now is a good time to upgrade your mobile phone from 4G to 5G. With a 5G mobile phone, not only can you enjoy b...

Are Tesla's Data-Gathering Cars Secretly Improving Autopilot's Algorithms?

But his article includes a disclaimer that it's "based pretty much on logic, not knowledge, which is to say I might again be too frigging stupid to read, much l...

Apple iPhone XS Max, 64GB, Space Gray – For Verizon (Renewed)

Price: (as of – Details) Welcome to the big screens. Super retina. Even faster Face ID. The smartest, most powerful chip in a smartphone. And a breakthrough dua...

ASUS ZenFone 7, ZenFone 7 Pro Featuring Flip Cameras, 90Hz Displays Launched

ASUS has introduced two new flagship smartphones under its ZenFone brand. The new ZenFone 7 and ZenFone 7 Pro are follow-ups for the ZenFone 6 (ASUS 6Z) from la...

Covering Colorado COVID 'long haulers’ suffer symptoms weeks, months, Later Associated Press 3:20 PM, Sep 20, 2020

DENVER (AP) — In Colorado, dozens of people report a wide range of lingering COVID-19 symptoms. They include shortness of breath, elevated heart rate, fatigue a...

Local News COVID 'long haulers’ suffer symptoms weeks, months, Later The Associated Press 10:47 AM, Sep 20, 2020

DENVER (AP) — In Colorado, dozens of people report a wide range of lingering COVID-19 symptoms. They include shortness of breath, elevated heart rate, fatigue a...

Ban in the US – TikTok wants to sue against Trump’s...

TikTok plans to challenge Donald Trump’s presidential decree against the video sharing app in court. This is reported by NPR (National Public Radio), citing a p...

US Supreme Court judge Ruth Bader Ginsburg dies, sparking battle over replacement

In the days before her death, Ginsburg dictated a statement to her granddaughter Clara Spera, US public radio station NPR reported, saying that her "most ferven...

The Latest: Obama says GOP must be consistent on court vote

Hours before Ginsburg’s death was announced Friday, Alaska Public Radio asked GOP Sen. Lisa Murkowski if she’d vote to confirm a high court nominee before Inaug...

Student journalist is REMOVED from college radio station after Jacob Blake tweet

Student journalist is REMOVED from role at college radio station after tweeting a link to details about sexual assault allegations against Jacob Blake Rae'Lee K...

Student journalist is REMOVED from college radio station after Jacob Blake tweet

Student journalist is REMOVED from role at college radio station after tweeting a link to details about sexual assault allegations against Jacob Blake Rae'Lee K...

Chingo Bling and Paul Wall get 'Screwed Up' on new single

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Arts & Entertainment

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100 greatest Rock and Roll Hall of Fame songs of the 1980s

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What Have We Become?

My friend and mentor the much-missed Gordon Wilson used to run Radio Free Scotland, a pirate radio station supporting Independence. It was entirely illegal broa...

It happened today – this day in history – August 15

1968: Pirate Radio Free London begins transmitting. 1969: The three-day Woodstock Festival began on Max Yasgur’s 600 acre farm in Bethel outside New York. Atten...

Lee’s regrets reflect his humility

More than 20 years ago, Taiwan’s airwaves belonged exclusively to the media of a certain political party and its associated community. At the time, we hoped tha...

Pirate Radio Concert To Be Held In Baltimore Harbor This Weekend

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — The First Thursday Festival Series on the Canton Waterfront may not be happening because of the coronavirus pandemic, but this weekend Baltimo...