atmosphere

Watch a 6-Year-Old Build a Cloud Chamber to Detect Cosmic Rays

Watch a 6-Year-Old Build a Cloud Chamber to Detect Cosmic Rays

The only thing better than watching an entertaining science project and learning something new is watching and learning it from someone a quarter of my age. Samatha, 6, explains in the video below how to quickly and easily build a “cloud chamber,” otherwise known as a cosmic ray detector, with some dry ice and household […]

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2nd Annual Global Space Balloon Challenge

As part of World Space Week, we are proud to announce the 2nd Annual Global Space Balloon Challenge (GSBC), the world’s largest high altitude balloon event! The challenge is simple – coordinate people around the world to design, build, and fly a high altitude balloon anytime between April 10th and April 27th, 2015. In our […]

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