You'll know you've been practicing CW enough when you start hearing Chickadees calling "2 2 2"

@healyn I still think this accurately explains what's going on there

Enjoying the Vancouver waterfront and picked up K7GYB and VE7JH on SOTA!

I uploaded my recording of the pass onto Dropbox. I'm using a GD-77 to TX and a TH-D74A for RX, and an Arrow antenna:

Playing satellites on a Friday night. It’s pretty wild how easy it is to call up Phoenix and LA (~1500-2000 km away) with a handheld antenna and some walkie talkies over a cubesat (AO-92, in this case).

‪All this science‬
‪I don’t understand‬
‪It’s just my job‬
‪Five days a week‬
‪A rocket man 🚀‬

Fired up my 18-year-old eTrex GPS and was pleasantly surprised to see that it survived the GPS week rollover yesterday (happens every 2^10 weeks, or 19 yrs 252 days).

"US companies are going to keep hiring foreign tech workers, even as the Trump administration makes doing so more difficult. For a number of US companies that means expanding their operations in Canada, where hiring foreign nationals is much easier."

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