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How to use radio waves in a sentence
NFC means that the device will be able to communicate with other technology over short distances through radio waves.iWatch, iPhone 6, and More: What Apple Has Up Its Sleeve | Kyle Chayka | September 7, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
The idea is fairly simple: take a sealed metal canister and fill it with radio waves, which are a low-energy form of light.Dear NASA: Fuel-Free Rocket Thruster Is Literally Too Good to Be True | Matthew R. Francis | August 4, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Decades of his unmistakable voice took over the radio waves, and news broadcasts dealt with little else.
Any risk comes not from the phone itself, of course, but from the radio waves it emits.
They have come from politicians or media figures, hammering home their point on a soapbox or over radio waves.
He pressed a button, and a needle swung instantly to point the direction whence the radio waves were coming.Astounding Stories, May, 1931 | Various
We send sound, music by radio waves across half the world from our broadcasting stations.Astounding Stories, April, 1931 | Various
The problem is the same 101 as with radio waves, which are also energy.Tom Swift and The Visitor from Planet X | Victor Appleton
Light will conduct sound or radio waves even through a vacuum and this stuff I'm sending isn't so very different.The Onslaught from Rigel | Fletcher Pratt
All radio waves used on interplanetary liners are shielded from interference.Pirates of the Gorm | Nat Schachner