Balloon Astronomy

Radio Programs

Antarctic Adventures II Cruising above the Antarctic ice Tuesday, November 12, 2013
Getting Closer Climbing high to see a comet Friday, September 6, 2013
Balloon Ride Taking a balloon ride for science Saturday, April 7, 2012
Cosmic Nobel Discovering a mysterious cosmic energy Sunday, December 11, 2011
Strato-Lab IV Climbing toward the clouds of Venus Sunday, November 29, 2009
Primordial Black Holes II The hunt for tiny black holes Tuesday, June 23, 2009
ARCADE Fogging up the universe Friday, May 8, 2009
Antimatter Universe Looking for a universe of antimatter Thursday, May 7, 2009
BESS Looking for tiny black holes Wednesday, May 6, 2009
Fireball Looking into a great emptiness Tuesday, May 5, 2009
Balloon Astronomy Science from the stratosphere Monday, May 4, 2009

Featured Images

Victor Hess prepares to ascend in a balloon to study cosmic rays, 1912
Radiation Hunter Saturday, April 7, 2012
The sky glows orange in this artist's concept of the atmosphere of Venus.
Dusky Skies Tuesday, June 15, 2010
Antimatter Hunter Thursday, May 7, 2009
High-Flying Astronomy Monday, May 4, 2009

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