Nice Washington Radio photos

April 24th, 2012

A few nice Washington Radio images I found:

Washington Radio
Image by mdmarkus66
Planetary Radio Emissions Discovery Site

In 1955 scientists Bernard Burke and Kenneth Franklin from the Carnegie Institution of Washington accidentally discovered naturally-generated radio waves from Jupiter using a 96-acre antenna array. This discovery led to a greater understanding of planetary magnetic fields and plasmas and opened a new window in our exploration of the solar system.

Maryland Historical Trust
Maryland State Highway Administration [?]

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