Back to homepage

Tag "Balloon"

Smartphone sent into sky for record attempt

Smartphone sent into sky for record attempt

🕔09:03, 6.Sep 2016

STOCKHOLM: A smartphone attached to a balloon took to the skies on Monday in an attempt to set a record for the highest livestream from such a device.

Read Full Article
Up, up and away! Hot-air balloonist set to beat world record

Up, up and away! Hot-air balloonist set to beat world record

🕔21:57, 22.Jul 2016

SYDNEY: A Russian adventurer who took to the skies in a hot-air balloon for a round-the-world trip is set to break the current record when he lands in Australia Saturday, his crew said.

Read Full Article
Global helium supplies balloon

Global helium supplies balloon

🕔17:47, 30.Jun 2016

PARIS: World supplies of helium, the gas that makes your voice squeaky, may be on the ascent after scientists and a Norway-based exploration firm this week hailed a huge find of the rare element in Tanzania as a potential game changer.

Read Full Article
It is rocket science! World’s first 3D craft set for take-off

It is rocket science! World’s first 3D craft set for take-off

🕔13:18, 11.Oct 2014

Fuelled by beer and the enthusiasm of amateurs, a British team on Friday said it was preparing to launch the world’s first ever 3D printed rocket. 

Read Full Article