A group of (extra) ordinary dudes in Alberta sent a camera-equipped balloon into space. Their project, SABLE-3 (Southern Alberta Balloon Launch Experiment #3), involved the creation of a giant helium balloon with a GPS tracking device and a camera. The camera was a Nikon Coolpix P2 digital set to snap pictures one per minute.
Implications - Though the Internet has made almost all kinds of information available at the click of a button, consumers are still fascinated with the unknown and thus, get a thrill from seeing things like outer space or the deep sea. As a result, artists and scientists are seeking ways to bring these less-often traveled parts of the world to light.
Stats for Recreational Space Exploration
Trending: Older & Mild
Research: 5,810 clicks in 453 w
Interest: 4 minutes
Concept: Recreational Space Exploration
Related: 34 examples / 26 photos
Segment: Neutral, 18-35
Comparison Set: 12 similar articles, including: productivity-oriented email apps, graphic utility bills, and snapshot travel incentives.
Recreational Space Exploration
More Stats +/-
Graphic Utility Bills
Productivity-Oriented Email Apps
Snapshot Travel Incentives
Social Olympic Snapshots
Top 100 Gadgets Trends in May