Radio Noise from Meteors

@article{Hawkins1958RadioNF,
  title={Radio Noise from Meteors},
  author={G S Hawkins},
  journal={Nature},
  year={1958},
  volume={181},
  pages={1610-1610}
}
AN average meteor releases energy at a rate of 100 megawatts as it is disintegrated in the Earth's upper atmosphere. A portion of this energy is converted into heat and light, and it is possible that energy is also emitted in other parts of the electromagnetic spectrum, at high and low radio frequencies. Plasma resonance of the ionized trail and… CONTINUE READING