My Ongoing Decatur and State Line Railway Research Project

A while ago I discovered a small section of abandoned railroad right near my home in Frankfort, IL which was going to be called the Decatur and State Line Railway. As its name implies, the railroad was to originate somewhere within Decaur, Illinois and travel northeast to meet up with one of the main Chicago […]

Second ISS SSTV Oppertunity Planned Feb. 15-17

Over on the ARISS SSTV blog, the team has announced a second ISS SSTV opportunity scheduled for February 15th through the 17th. Due to the weak signal conditions that plagued most of the first of three days of the event, the crew aboard the ISS has decided to do another Slow Scan Television event to […]