Competing with NASA without Rockets

by in Uncategorized

Tags: Technology

After sending his duct tape / weather balloon powered camera into space to take pictures of Earth, Robert Harrison got a call from NASA informing him that they’d need millions of dollars and rockets to do the same. Checkout the full story here:

http://www.timesonline.co.uk/multimedia/archive/00701/Helium-balloon_1__701052a.jpg

It’s amazing that a shot like the one below was taken without millions of dollars in government funds.

I will definitely think of this next time I seem to be outmatched by the competition!