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Radio Waves

A Ping from the Cosmos

Seth Shostak | Posted 02.26.2017 | Science
Seth Shostak

It's as if someone in a galaxy far, far away rang a loud bell. Could it be a signal from aliens trying to get in touch? Or is it something hitherto unknown, but still completely natural?

What's It Like to Do a Radio Interview?

Patrick Hicks | Posted 05.21.2016 | Media
Patrick Hicks

I enjoy doing radio, and whenever I'm contacted about being on a show I almost always say "yes." It's an honor to be piped into cars and homes and work spaces. You become a guest among strangers. And, as these strangers listen, I hope they might nod their heads at something I've said.

Scientists Baffled By Radio Waves From Another Galaxy

The Huffington Post Canada | Christian Cotroneo | Posted 09.07.2013 | Science

It came from a galaxy far, far away. A single, sudden burst of radio waves. And then it was gone. The so-called 'Lorimer' burst was spotted in 2...

Tinfoil Hat Territory

Chris Weigant | Posted 08.17.2013 | Politics
Chris Weigant

Just for fun, today I'd like to use my column to skate perilously close to the edge of rampant paranoia. I'm really doing this to make an ironic point, at the end, but I can't deny that this type of thing is certainly fun to write.

The Sound Of The Deep Sea Of Space

Dr. Tyler Nordgren | Posted 02.22.2013 | TED Weekends
Dr. Tyler Nordgren

2013-01-18-TEDplayvideoHidden from our sight, betrayed by just an array of faint and feeble stars, there is a cosmos out there as full of unseen beauty as the most rich and abundant terrestrial ocean.

Faint Signals Reveal Secrets Of Failed Stars

Posted 01.31.2013 | Science

By: Elizabeth Howell Published: 01/31/2013 07:02 AM EST on Failed stars can emit detectable radio waves at much cooler temperatures th...

Split-Personality Star Baffles Astronomers

Posted 01.25.2013 | Science

By: Elizabeth Howell Published: 01/24/2013 02:11 PM EST on Scientists have discovered a puzzling spinning star that is spontaneously s...

Katie Haggerty, Lyons Woman, Publishes Scientific Paper On Interaction Between Aspen Seedlings, Radio Waves

Daily Camera | Bruce Leaf | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

A Lyons area woman with no academic pedigree has published a scientific paper in the International Journal of Forestry Research about the adverse effe...