Archive for the ‘Weatherballoon’ Category Toronto teens send Lego man on an a balloon odyssey 24 kilometres high

26. January 2012 Leave a comment

Two weeks ago, Ho and Muhammad launched a homemade balloon carrying a Lego passenger and four cameras. It fell back down to Earth 97 minutes later with astonishing footage from an estimated 24 kilometres above sea level, three times the typical cruising altitude of a commercial aircraft. [more…]