Waves at the end of the electromagnetic spectrum with the lowest frequency (less than 300 megahertz) and the longest wavelength (from a few feet to many miles). Because of their low frequency, radio waves carry very little energy compared to other electromagnetic waves. (See Planck's constant.)
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Charles “Father” Coughlin, a raving anti-Semite, was one of the most popular radio hosts in the country.Why Was Bess Myerson the First and Last Jewish Miss America?|Emily Shire|January 7, 2015|DAILY BEAST
During coverage of that issue, Farrell went on a WSMB AM radio talk show to defend Duke.
Speaking to a local radio station today Antonella Ramelli said the video gives her hope.Jihadis Release New Year’s Eve Video of Italian Female Hostages|Jamie Dettmer, Barbie Latza Nadeau|January 2, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Yet another video catches the sounds of the gunshots and shows Brinsley standing by the parked radio car.
However, an article designed to act as a tie-in to the piece has been published as planned in the BBC magazine Radio Times.Pulled Documentary Says William Felt ‘Used’ by Charles’ Push for Camilla|Tom Sykes|December 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It will be remembered that pitch depends upon the rapidity of the sound waves or vibrations.Expressive Voice Culture|Jessie Eldridge Southwick
A biggish sea running, subsiding as the day went on—and my mind grew calmer with the waves.Gallipoli Diary, Volume I|Ian Hamilton
The next morning a gust of wind carried him, and him only, out of the boat into the waves, and he was never seen again.
Then waves of grief broke over her, and she sobbed convulsively; but still she shed no tears.Ramona|Helen Hunt Jackson
On three sides, the cliffs rise so precipitously from the waves, that all access is impossible.A Woman's Journey Round the World|Ida Pfeiffer