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COMING UP: A Very Strombo Christmas Special

COMING UP: A Very Strombo Christmas Special

Get ready for an advent calendar of Strombo performances over the next four days, leading up to our festive special on Sunday.

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Father-Son Team Capture Capture HD Video At 100,000 Ft.
October 7, 2010
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A father-son duo recently built a DIY spacecraft MacGyver style using a weather balloon, an HD camera, a small parachute, an iPhone, and a whole lot of insulation. They launched it 100,000 feet into the atmosphere and were able to record the blackness of space before it came hurling back towards earth.

Homemade Spacecraft from Luke Geissbuhler on Vimeo.

And you thought your wimpy baking-soda/vinegar volcano was a cool science project.


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