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Blog Posts Tagged "Morse Code"
Submitted by Jerry Bode on Thu, 04/02/2009 - 03:16
Even at its worst, the JOIDES Resolution had better communications than its predecessor, the Glomar Challenger. The Challenger, once it left port, was essentially isolated from the world. Its only connection to the world was via Morse Code over short wave radio. The radio operator would hijack commercial news, also in Morse Code, and