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What is Project Loon?

Project Loon, a subsidiary of Google recently announced that its balloons have successfully stayed in the stratosphere for almost a year. The balloons are helium filled and cover a distance of 2.1 lakh kilo metres. Project Loon aims to provide internet connectivity to the remote parts of the world. Recently, Loon has created a new ..




Space burger crashes

Tom Stanniland, known as Kill’em on Youtube sent a burger wrapped in polystrene box using a weather balloon. The ballon popped at a height of 24 miles and landed at a football club’s training ground. A camera was also attached along with the burger. the launcher had also attached a tracker to the burger. A ..