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The ghostly radio station that no one claims to run

SARC - Fri, 04/08/2017 - 09:45
The BBC report on the mysterious Russian radio station 'MDZhB'that transmits on a frequency of 4625 kHz
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NCDXC launching initiative to get newcomers on HF bands

SARC - Fri, 04/08/2017 - 09:45
HF operators are aging and their numbers declining so the Northern California DX Club is launching an initiative to get more activity
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Some millennials are discovering TV antennas

SARC - Fri, 04/08/2017 - 09:45
The Wall Street Journal reports that millennials have unearthed an amazing hack to get free TV: the Antenna - But is it Legal? it seems 29% aren't sure
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DKARS Magazine August 2017

SARC - Fri, 04/08/2017 - 09:45
The DKARS (Dutch Kingdom Amateur Radio Society) issues its own free PDF Magazine once every month
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1st Emergency Communications Exercise IARU R2 Area G

SARC - Thu, 03/08/2017 - 09:45
An Emergency Communications Exercise aimed mainly at amateur radio stations in the countries of IARU R2 Area G: Argentina, Chile, Paraguay and Uruguay is planned for August 26
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Ham radio exams confirm growth in Cuba

SARC - Thu, 03/08/2017 - 09:45
IARU Region 2 reports on the results of the recent amateur radio exams in Cuba
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Lauren M6HLR completes Wainwright Challenge

SARC - Thu, 03/08/2017 - 09:45
BBC News reports that 12-year-old radio amateur Lauren M6HLR has completed the Wainwright Challenge
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The Perseid Meteor Shower is beginning

SARC - Thu, 03/08/2017 - 09:45
This week, Earth is entering a stream of debris from Comet 109P/Swift-Tuttle, source of the annual Perseid meteor shower
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New radio spectrum licence fees from October

SARC - Thu, 03/08/2017 - 09:45
New Zealand's Radio Spectrum Management have announced that the date its simplified fee regime will take effect is 1 October 2017
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2M0SQL Satellite Report

SARC - Thu, 03/08/2017 - 09:45
Peter 2M0SQL says that instead of submitting reports to magazines about his satellite activity, he’s decided to write blog posts instead allowing more viewers to see what can be worked
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Radio ham's battle for front yard antenna

SARC - Thu, 03/08/2017 - 09:45
The Northbrook Star reports an amateur radio enthusiast's battle to get a zoning exception for his front yard antenna
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In the footsteps of the Maya

SARC - Thu, 03/08/2017 - 09:45
Robert, DL7VOA, and his XYL will be following the tracks of the Maya in Central America with their final recreational stay in Belize
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Young radio hams to talk to ISS astronaut

SARC - Wed, 02/08/2017 - 09:15
Some of the young radio amateurs attending the YOTA 2017 event at Gilwell Park will get the chance to talk to astronaut Paulo Nespoli IZ0JPA on the International Space Station using amateur radio
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Ham College 31

SARC - Wed, 02/08/2017 - 09:15
Join Professor Thomas and Dean Martin for part 2 of our studies on the General Amateur Radio Exam. More on the band plans. Series and parallel resistors
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New book of short stories highlights 'Magic of Ham Radio'

SARC - Wed, 02/08/2017 - 09:15
A new book by writer Don Keith N4KC employs short fictional stories to demonstrate what the author calls the 'magic' still inherent in the century-old hobby of Amateur (or 'Ham') Radio
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Johnnie Walker meets... the Pirates

SARC - Wed, 02/08/2017 - 09:15
Johnnie Walker celebrates the excitement of the ground breaking shows of the early pirate radio stations as well as reliving the end of the pirate era
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British contest next Saturday on HS 4.0

SARC - Wed, 02/08/2017 - 09:15
On Saturday 5 August 2017, I will make the 'HamSphere 4.0 British Contest 2017' and try to contact as many opérators as possible on 160, 80, 60, 40, 30, 20, 17 and 15 meters
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NASA whistles up electron noise from the Van Allen belt

SARC - Wed, 02/08/2017 - 09:15
NASA boffins in charge of the agency's Van Allen Belt mission have recorded audio-frequency noise made by energetic electrons emitting what's known as 'whistler waves'
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Morsum Magnificat - amazing response!

SARC - Wed, 02/08/2017 - 09:15
Since the initial announcement that copies of all issues of the English edition of Morsum Magnificat were available for free download from the internet there have been over 12,500 hits on the website, demonstrating that there is still widespread interest in Morse telegraphy!
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Amateur Radio and the Maker Community

SARC - Wed, 02/08/2017 - 09:15
At FaradayRF we believe that the future of amateur radio will be built on experimentation. Equally evident, the fundamental difference between both communities regarding wireless communication is how they use it
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