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with host Fred Child

: Whistler Waves

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VLF spectrogram of an electromagnetic whistler wave Stanford University VLF wave archive, via Wikimedia Commons

With the right kind of radio you can sometimes hear the sound of nearby lightning. Some of those sounds are called whistler waves. On this episode of Performance Today, hear a new concerto by Caroline Mallonee, inspired by lightning...and whistler waves.

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