Shortwave Hours: 20121222

Dec 22, 2012: 5am- 7am
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Two hours of shortwave radio-oriented programming, with solar weather, news on meteor showers and ham radio, and other reports. Other reports:

5:15 a.m.: "The RAIN Report: "Another excerpt from the 2012 Youth forum, featuring 12-year-old Kaitlyn Cole, KS3P, talking about girl power & elmering. (12 minutes)."

5:30 a.m., "The Shortwave Report" with host Dan Roberts and international news via shortwave radio. This week's show features stories from China Radio International, NHK World Radio Japan, Radio Deutsche-Welle, Radio havana Cuba, Spanish National Radio, and the Voice of Russia.

6 a.m.: "Glenn Hauser's World of Radio" with DX and station news about: Angola, Antarctica, Bahrain, Bhutan, Brazil, Cambodia non, Canada non, China, Cook Islands and non, Diego Garcia and non, Ecuador and non, Eritrea, Germany, Indonesia, Ireland non, Israel and non, Kashmir, Korea South non, Madagascar, Marshall Islands, Myanmar, Netherlands non, New Zealand, Norway, Pridnestrovye, Russia and non, Rwanda, Sarawak non, Somalia non, Spain, Tibet, UK, USA, Vietnam non, unidentified.

6:30 a.m.: "Amateur Radio Newsline" This week: "New Zealand approves a Digital amateur radio repeater to test compatibility with other radio services; the United States says no to a new I-T-U treaty to govern the Internet; the Dutch military wont give up 915 MHz for unlicensed short range devices; and a new eye on the sky down-under will warn of solar eruptions."