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Want a New Hobby? How to Listen to Far-Off Radio Signals

It’s the cheapest radio hobby you can have. You can do it with your kids. You can search and discover other far-off stations from your own backyard. And being in a city on the coast makes it all the easier … Continue reading

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How To Turn an Antique Portable Radio into a Hip Bluetooth Speaker

The antique portable radio in this photo was new and exciting piece of electronics in 1938. It didn’t quite work the same way 75 years later, in 2013. But Robert Cruz, Planetarium Assistant Operations Manager for the Museum, saw a … Continue reading

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Instructables: How To _________ (Fill in the Blank)

We have all been there. You see a cool-looking  _______ (fill in the blank). Whether it’s a classic old radio from your grandparent’s house, a broken stereo you found in the closet, or your favorite laser disc that somehow got … Continue reading

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