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Owen Morgan
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NJIT's New Solar Telescope Unveils the Complex Dynamics of Sunspots' Dark Cores
From the New Jersey Institute of Technology newsroom ...  Groundbreaking images of the Sun captured by scientists at NJIT’s Big Bear Solar Observatory (BBSO) give a first-ever detailed view of the interior structure of umbrae – the dark patches in the cente...
From the New Jersey Institute of Technology newsroom ...  Groundbreaking images of the Sun captured by scientists at NJIT’s Big Bear Solar Observatory (BBSO) give a first-ever detailed view of the interior structure of umbr...
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Crystals Go to War - 1943
One of the things that always fascinated me about radio was the ability to take discrete components and craft something that could pluck invisible radio signals out of the air. Once I learned more about electronics, some of the magic was replaced by admirat...
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Richardson 5 Radio - 1925
I recently purchased a Richardson "5" TRF receiver and after bringing it home discovered somewhat disappointingly that, although in excellent condition appearance-wise, this radio is not going to play without a significant amount of work. Although it was so...
I recently purchased a Richardson "5" TRF receiver and after bringing it home discovered somewhat disappointingly that, although in excellent condition appearance-wise, this radio is not going to play without a significant am...
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Atwater Kent Model 20 "Big Box" - 1924
Ok, you got me. This isn't technically an amateur radio blog post but I would argue that radio in the early 1920's was the pursuit of the amateur, the enthusiast and the tinkerer. The amount of crossover between commercial broadcast radio and amateur radio ...
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Ham radio attempts to fill communication gaps in Nepal rescue effort
A nice write-up outlining how Ham Radio has once again provided vital lifelines of communication to the people of Nepal. Amateur radio has stepped in to fill communication gaps in Nepal, which is struggling with power outages and a flaky Internet after a de...
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Lab grown quartz crystals: How its done.
Following up on yesterdays post regarding the manufacture of radio crystals from natural quartz crystals, I was able to find this video from the AT&T archives showing the relatively new, at the time, method of growing quartz crystals in the laboratory. The ...
Following up on yesterdays post regarding the manufacture of radio crystals from natural quartz crystals, I was able to find this video from the AT&T archives showing the relatively new, at the time, method of growing quartz ...
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Richardson "5" Update
Thanks to members of the excellent Antique Radio Forums and to a Mr Richardson (No relation, I think) I have found out more about the history of this receiver. It turns out that the set had been restored in the past from fairly sad shape after being purchas...
Thanks to members of the excellent Antique Radio Forums and to a Mr Richardson (No relation, I think) I have found out more about the history of this receiver. It turns out that the set had been restored in the past from fair...
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Atwater Kent - Model 20 : Important Documents
One of the first things I do once I have acquired a new "treasure" is to gather together all the information I can find and stick it in one place. To this end, here is what I have found online and scans of some of the paperwork I have acquired in the last m...
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