via HACKADAY: AI Finds More Space Chatter

Scientists don’t know exactly what fast radio bursts (FRBs) are. What they do know is that they come from a long way away. In fact, one that occurs regularly comes from a galaxy 3 billion light years away. They could form from neutron stars or they could be extraterrestrials phoning home. The other thing is […]

Breakthrough lofts the smallest satellites ever

In 2015, Russian billionaire Yuri Milner established Breakthrough Initiatives, a non-profit organization dedicated to enhancing the search for extraterrestrial intelligence (SETI). In April of the following year, he and the organization be founded announced the creation of Breakthrough Starshot, a program to create a lightsail-driven “wafercraft” that would make the journey to the nearest star […]

PODCAST: This Week in Amateur Radio #913 & 914

Week of September 3, 2016 This podcast is suitable for air on amateur radio frequencies. Download here: http://bit.ly/2bNDwPK Here are the stories making news … This Week in Amateur Radio: FCC proposes substantial fines for Unlicensed Amateur Operation, False Police Call 3 companies agree to plead guilty to capacitor price-fixing  Hurricane Watch net activates for […]