Yesterday we reported on the launch of Cougar IV, a weather balloon experiment by students at Callanan Middle School. We’re pleased to report that the balloon has safely landed and was recovered yesterday in southeast Iowa. To the left is a photo of the moment the balloon burst at approximately 90,000 feet and began its descent to Earth. Enjoy more photos of the launch and flight on our Flickr page by clicking on the headline.
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Students at Callanan Middle School launched Cougar IV this morning, a weather balloon experiment conducted by students. With a payload of atmospheric instruments and GoPro cameras, the balloon will near the atmosphere’s edge before returning to Earth with data for the students to study. Click on the image to read and see more about today’s hands-on STEM lesson.
Hyperstream (Thursdays) Cheerleading (6th and & 7th grades) Science Bound Science Club (Thursdays) Big Brothers and Sister Program Sisters for Success Girls United Puzzle Club (Thursdays) Leaders of the Pride Drama Club Video Game Club (Tuesdays) CMS Choir Latinos El Exito 4H Junior Police Explorers (First Wednesday of the month) Jazz Band Fuel up and … Read more »
Plans are in the works for a trip to Washington, DC as well as historic Philadelphia during the 2016 spring break for DMPS 8th grade and high school students. For interested parents and students, please click the photo to learn more about this fun and educational opportunity including information on costs, application forms, schedules and more.
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