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The Science of Radio

You listen to it all the time---but do you actually know how a radio works? In this hour of Science Friday, we'll hear about the latest technology used for transmitting and receiving radio waves---as well as the history of radio technology.

Susan Douglas
Author, "Inventing American Broadcasting"
Professor of Media Studies
Hampshire College
Amherst, MA

Skip Pizzi
Technical Editor, Broadcast Engineering Magazine
Radio Editor, Broadcast Engineering Radio Magazine
Author, "Digital Radio Basics"
Overland Park, KS

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