3 hrs ago
Wall Street Journal
Bob Greene: Before the NSA, There Was 'Patrolling the Ether'
The kindly faced mother, wearing an apple-pie's-in-the-oven housedress, is knocking on her son's bedroom door, trying to get him to dampen down the racket.
17 hrs ago
Cosmic Pirouette: Earth and Moon Captured by Juno Spacecraft
When NASA's Juno spacecraft flew past Earth on October 9, 2013, it received a boost in speed of more than 8,800 mph , which set it on course for a July 4, 2016, rendezvous with Jupiter, the largest planet in our solar system.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
ADIF to Cabrillo 3.10
ADIF to Cabrillo is a compact application designed to help you convert the log files for amateur radio transmissions.
NASA's Juno Gives Starship-Like View of Earth Flyby
One of Juno's sensors, a special kind of camera optimized to track faint stars, also had a unique view of the Earth-moon system.
Measures in place to ensure cyclists' safety
ORGANISERS of the 29th edition of The Herald VW Cycle Tour are leaving nothing to chance when it comes to the safety of participants on February 1 and 2. Gardmed private ambulance service will once again do duty on the streets of Port Elizabeth and on the mountain bike trails at Addo, while the trauma unit staff at Life St George's Hospital will ... (more)
Tue Dec 10, 2013
NASA's Juno Spacecraft Hears Amateur Radio Operators Say 'Hi':...
NASA's Juno Spacecraft Hears Amateur Radio Operators Say 'Hi': Message Was First-Of-Its-Kind for an Interplanetary Spacecraft - Thousands of amateur radio operators around the world were able to say "Hi" to NASA's Juno spacecraft Oct. 9 as it swung past Earth on its way to Jupiter.
How People from Earth said "Hi" to a Passing Spacecraft
Um, something in my eye. This wonderful video details a what took place when the Jupiter-bound Juno spacecraft swung past Earth on Oct. 9, 2013 for a gravity assist, and amateur radio operators around the world sent a Morse Code saying "HI" to the spacecraft.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
ADIF Filter 4.0.0
ADIF Filter is a practical tool for the users who want to split their ADIF logs by filtering the content.
Boy Scouts Report Third Year of Growth for JOTA
The Boy Scouts of America reports the number of stations taking part in the 2013 Jamboree On The Air was up by 33 percent to 271, although the number of Scouts reported on the air was down by 25 percent to nearly 14,000.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Storm Spotters recognized for their work
It's part of the annual SKYWARN amateur radio recognition day. Radio operators spent the day at the National Weather Service making contacts with other storm spotters and seeing the other side of the operation.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Thousands of hams' descend on the agricultural center
"Ham radio really is the original social network and as it developed as the technology grew the government established a federal radio commission which ended up giving the radiometers the worst possible frequency.
Icom America Releases Firmware Upgrade For IC-7800 HF/50MHz Transceiver
Icom America announces a new firmware upgrade to its celebrated IC-7800 HF/6M transceiver.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
K2TQC Wins ARRL Diamond Challenge Trophy
Bill Gibbons, K2TQC, of Jamesville, New York, is the recipient of the ARRL Diamond DXCC Challenge trophy.
Model Airplane News
The Good old Days -The Birth of RC
With our recent review of the new Junior Retro Series Park Flyer from Durafly, I had mentioned it had taken its styling cues from vintage old-timer free flight and early RC models.
Amateur Radio Disaster Response in Philippines Winds Down
After weeks of deployment the Philippines Amateur Radio Association HERO Network stood down November 27, although some activity continues during the disaster cleanup.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Plant City Hamfest this weekend, Dec. 6 & 7, 2013
The Florida Gulf Coast Amateur Radio Council has arranged to hold their annual hamfest at the Plant City, FL Strawberry Festival Grounds on Reynolds Street on the west side of Plant City.
WINLOG32 5.8.4 / 5.8.9 Beta
WINLOG32 is a practical tool designed to store and organize radio communication logs in order to track your activity.
Former FMRE President Carlos Levy, XE1YK, SK
Carlos Eduardo Levy, XE1YK, of Mexico City - a well-known radio amateur and academic who served from 2004 until 2008 as president of the FederaciA3n Mexicana de Radio Expermentadores - Mexico's IARU member society - has died.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
December is YOTA Month
During December several European countries will promote ham radio to youth as part of a Youngsters on the Air event, on all bands and modes.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Canada Issues Short-Term 472-479 kHz Experimental License
Industry Canada has issued an experimental radio license to the Marconi Radio Club of Newfoundland .