Balloons in Space – Part I

Echo satellite image with NASA written on it

If this were the 1940’s, you would already know about Bing Crosby, Louis Armstrong, and Tennessee Williams. Roosevelt might be your President, and Generals Eisenhower, Patton and MacArthur might even be your heroes.

Beyond Geek Web Extra: PongSat

High Rack holding PongSats 100,000 feet above Earth

JP Aerospace wanted to open space up to everyone. They came up with a program that would cost nothing for a budding scientist to fly an experiment to the edge of space.

Floating to Space

Animated image of V-style ship docking with space station

Nate Lake reaches for the final frontier with JP Aerospace, a group who has spent the past 30 years trying to find a new way into space.