Wednesday, November 19, 2014

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The US Air Force Space Surveillance Radar has been shut down, but we're still recording meteor echos.
 How do we do it?
 Radio engineer Stan Nelson uses a Yagi antenna in New Mexico to detect 54 MHz TV signals reflected from meteor trails.
When a meteor passes over his observatory -- ping! -- there is an echo. It's the next best thing to a giant government radar!

Originally Posted by PSRG FUN BLOG at 11/19/2014 01:00:00 AM