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

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


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