BASA to launch weather balloon

first_img Facebook Bowie logo Upside Down Blueberry Pie CheesecakeFoolproof Roasted Pork TenderloinFruit Salad to Die ForPowered By 10 Sec Mama’s Deviled Eggs NextStay  Education Foundation. Pinterest The Bowie Aeronautics and Space Academy will launch a weather balloon and transponder at 9 a.m. Saturday from the Bowie Middle School Football Field, 500 W. 21st St.The data collected from this launch will be used during the meteorology unit next school year in their eighth-grade science class, an Education Foundation news release said.This opportunity is possible through funding received by Ben Carter, Stacy Chism, Christopher Bartlett, and David Lee at Bowie Middle School from an Education Foundation Grant titled “High Altitude Science” in the amount of $1,827.05 last spring.Through movies and stories about outer space, students are already fascinated by the vast unknown of the final frontier. Even more, some students have never been outside of Odessa and this project allows them to vicariously see their entire city, state, country and world from a “God’s eye view,” the release stated.More Information OCA top 2 were ESL students WhatsApp Noel earns award By admin – May 10, 2018 Twitter Previous articleDAILY OIL PRICE: May 10Next articleHIGH SCHOOL SOFTBALL: Lady Panthers on the cusp of making history admin RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Registration set for engineering camp Local NewsEducation BASA to launch weather balloon WhatsApp Pinterest Facebook Home Local News Education BASA to launch weather balloon Twitterlast_img read more