WWVB http://hppr.org en Silent Radio Celebrates 50 Years http://hppr.org/post/silent-radio-celebrates-50-years <p><a href="http://www.wired.com/wiredscience/2013/07/wwvb-time-radio/"><strong>Wired magazine</strong></a> recently reported, "the most important radio you've never heard," celebrated its 50th birthday.&nbsp; WWVB, a station that broadcasts from the base of the Rocky Mountains, sends out a signal that keeps Americans on time.&nbsp; Devices lock onto and sync with the signal.&nbsp; This invisible piece of infrastructure, you've never tuned in and listened to,&nbsp; has moved industries from entertainment to telecommunications.&nbsp;</p> Sun, 14 Jul 2013 05:01:01 +0000 Cindee Talley 18718 at http://hppr.org Silent Radio Celebrates 50 Years