Archive for date: December 13, 2008

KB2HSH talks about High Speed Meteor Scatter, the Geminid Shower, and FSK441

December 13, 2008 | Amateur Radio | By: Mark VandeWettering

John, KB2HSH, whom I chatted with a few times on the #amsat IRC channel has been writing up his experiences working satellites and the like. This morning, he was taking advantage of the Geminid meteor shower, and doing some listening for high speed meteor contacts. Very interesting, and even inspiring. I’ll have to do some […]

Short Movie Review: Twilight

December 13, 2008 | Movie Review | By: Mark VandeWettering

Okay, it was Carmen’s turn to pick. I wanted to go see The Day The Earth Stood Still, but I usually pick movies, and Carmen has been wanting to see Twilight since it opened, and I can (usually) deny her nothing, so Twilight is what we saw. It’s complete drek. It’s not that it’s badly […]