[sarex] live web broadcast Richard Garriott

Tom wa5kub at gmail.com
Sat May 9 13:01:56 PDT 2009

Thanks to Frank Bauer  KA3HDO we were able to schedule a 15 minute interview
with Richard Garriott, W5KWQ,  during our live web streaming broadcast of
the Dayton Hamvention.  Richard has a very tight schedule but if all goes
well, we will have him on Saturday May 16 at 4:00pm Eastern time (2100 UTC)
for about 15 minutes.

Our video site will be going live Wednesday morning at 0800 Central and you
can watch us broadcast our 550 mile drive from Memphis, TN to Dayton, Ohio.
We will then broadcast the entire hamvention from the fleamarket. There is a
chat room on the site where hams around the world can chat with each other
about the webcast and if you have questions for Richard, we can try to ask
your questions during the interview.

If you cant attend the Hamvention in person you can attend virtually!  we
will also be giving away a lot of free prizes to those participating through
our live web site.

The url is http://w5kub.com
thanks Tom, W5KUB

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>   1.  ARISS events - Besyo Elementary School, Saitama Saitama,
>      Sitama, Japan , Mon  (May 11)
>      (Ransom, Kenneth G. (JSC-OC)[BARRIOS TECHNOLOGY])
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> From: "Ransom, Kenneth G. (JSC-OC)[BARRIOS TECHNOLOGY]"
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> Subject: [sarex]  ARISS events - Besyo Elementary School, Saitama
>        Saitama, Sitama, Japan , Mon  (May 11)
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> An Expedition 19 ARISS school contact has been planned with participants at
> Besyo Elementary School, Saitama Saitama, Sitama, Japan on 11 May. The event
> is scheduled to begin at approximately 1101 UTC.
> The contact will be a direct between NA1SS and 8J1KW. The contact should be
> audible over Japan. Interested parties are invited to listen in on the
> 145.80 MHz downlink.  The participants are expected to conduct the
> conversation in Japanese.
> The Besyo elementary school separates from the Miyahara elementary school
> (ARISS school contact was success at 2 April 2009) in 1974, and comes the
> 34th anniversary after founding a school. Koichi Wakata studied from 5th and
> 6th grade. Also he graduated this school.
> Participants will ask as many of the following (translated) questions as
> time allows:
> 1. (Do you (Wakata) catch a cold? In space, is it cold?)
> 2. (What is most happiest in the International Space Station?)
> 3. (What do you see the star seen from space?)
> 4. (What color is space?)
> 5. (School song of the Besyo has the phrase that is 'Let's advance holding
> both stars of the future'.  Do you (Wakata) find your future star?)
> 6. (We have many smell in the earth. Is there variously smell in the space?
> What smell is there?)
> 7. (What dream do you have at sleep in space?)
> 8. (Where does N pole of the compass point in space?)
> 9. (What difference do you see the earth when for the first time and going
> to space this time?)
> 10. (We heard that the bone weakened when was in space. Please teach what
> you do something because it is not.)
> 11. (What is changing the body felt most first because it goes to space?)
> 12. (How do you process the garbage in the International Space Station?)
> Information about the upcoming ARISS contacts can be found at
> http://www.ariss.org/upcoming.htm#NextContact .
> Next planned event(s):
> Kawanishi Seiwadai comm. center, Hyogo, Japan, Wed 2009-05-20 06:58 UTC
> ARISS is an international educational outreach program partnering the
> participating space agencies, NASA, Russian Space Agency, ESA, CNES, JAXA,
> and CSA, with the AMSAT and IARU organizations from participating countries.
> ARISS offers an opportunity for students to experience the excitement of
> Amateur Radio by talking directly with crewmembers on-board the
> International Space Station. Teachers, parents and communities see, first
> hand, how Amateur Radio and crewmembers on ISS can energize youngsters'
> interest in science, technology, and learning. Further information on the
> ARISS program is available on the website http://www.ariss.org/(graciously hosted by the Radio Amateurs of Canada).
> Thank you & 73,
> Kenneth - N5VHO
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