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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Radio_wave

Radio waves are a type of electromagnetic radiation with wavelengths in the electromagnetic ... Like all other electromagnetic waves, they travel at the speed of light. ... It does not necessarily require a cleared sight path; at lower frequencies radio ... When passing through an object, they are slowed according to that object's ...

www.qrg.northwestern.edu/projects/vss/docs/communications/2-why-does-it-take-so-long.html

Communications System. How does NASA communicate with spacecraft? ... Actually, radio waves travel very quickly through space. Radio waves are a kind of ...

www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-3163533/We-ve-got-Taylor-Swift-rest-UNIVERSE-listening-Map-reveals-long-takes-radio-waves-travel-space-distant-stars-just-tuning-40s-jazz.html

Jul 16, 2015 ... Called Lightyear.fm, it is based on the premise that the radio waves travel at the speed of ... Your browser does not seem to support WebGL. ... At 31 light-years from Earth, when songs from the mid-1980s including Wham's ...

www.howitworksdaily.com/why-do-radio-waves-travel-at-the-speed-of-light-and-not-sound

Jul 6, 2013 ... Why do radio waves travel at the speed of light and not sound? ... light (ie 300,000 kilometres/186,000 miles per second) – a lot faster than the ...

www.universetoday.com/33752/device-makes-radio-waves-travel-faster-than-light

Aug 30, 2006 ... Device Makes Radio Waves Travel Faster Than Light .... To do this, you have to modulate the signal somehow to allow the wave to carry ...

www.quora.com/How-long-would-it-take-a-sound-like-a-radio-wave-to-travel-1-light-year

There are two key points here: a radio wave is not a sound wave; a sound wave travels through ... it's speed depends on the density of that medium, which is why sound travels faster and further under water than it does in our atmosphere.

www.quora.com/How-fast-do-radio-waves-travel-and-how-far-can-they-travel-in-space

Mar 29, 2015 ... As someone else already posted, radio waves are a form of electromagnetic radiation. As such, they propagate at the speed of light.

zidbits.com/2011/07/how-far-have-radio-signals-traveled-from-earth

Jul 26, 2011 ... The expanding sphere of radio signals traveling from earth is portrayed in movies like a time machine. Does it really work that way and can ...

www.physicsforums.com/threads/radio-waves-travel-at-speed-of-light.151920

A radio wave is an electromagentic wave, right. ... They only travel at the speed of light in a vacuum, when propogating through a medium ... permeability and permativity so in practice they do travel a nearly the speed of light.

www.reference.com/science/fast-radio-waves-travel-aa99d5be769d3b6f

Radio waves travel at a velocity that is equal to the speed of light traveling in a vacuum, which is 186282 miles per second. Top speed is only possible in empty  ...