Artist Jan Hakon Erichsen Explains His Balloon Popping/Pasta Breaking Instagram Videos
“You should really, really, not try this at home.”
These Electric Blue Clouds Are Made from Ice Crystals and Meteor Debris
NASA’s PMC Turbo mission captured new views of polar mesospheric clouds from a five-day balloon flight over the Arctic.
A Bomb Squad Blew Up a University Student Science Project
Encased in Styrofoam, the ozone-measuring instrument landed on Redwood Road in Castro Valley.
Spiders Can Fly Thousands of Miles With Electric Power
For the first time, scientists have empirically verified electricity’s role in the ballooning abilities of spiders.
Yang Maoyuan Turns Animal Hides into Surreal Balloon Taxidermy
The Beijing-based artist constructs controversial spherical sculptures.
Click On This Website to Blow Up Real Life Balloons
Pop balloons in a Dutch artist’s studio in real time with your clicks.
Artist Manipulates a Universe of Light and Sound with a Single Balloon
It's amazing what you can accomplish with just a balloon and an array of audiovisual sensors.
The True Story of Penn & Teller in Space
LA timelapse filmmaker Colin Rich explains the why the dubious duo seemed to be plummeting from the upper atmosphere.
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We're One Step Closer to Visiting Space in Giant Air Balloons
The view from 102,200' is magnificent.
Please Build a Cloud City Over Venus
Move over, Mars: NASA may soon send platinum airships to the second rock from the Sun.
There's a Giant Face Floating Over Tokyo
Japanese art group Me searched North Tokyo to find the right local elder's face for 'The Day an Ojisan’s Face Floated in the Sky.'
Giant Biodegradable Balloons Are The New Messages-In-A-Bottle
David Colombini's "Attachment" lets users send messages—as text, videos, or photos—up into the air on a biodegradable balloon.