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Beer budget space flight 
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Post Beer budget space flight
MIT students put a camera into near space for $148!

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Fri Sep 18, 2009 7:55 am
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Post Re: Beer budget space flight
Now that is great news. Give these kids a medal... they'll probably melt it down and sell it to finance a LEO communications satellite venture.


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PeterScott wrote:
Give these kids a medal... they'll probably melt it down and sell it to finance a LEO communications satellite venture.

They'll need bigger balloons.

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Post Re: Beer budget space flight
JamesGifford wrote:
PeterScott wrote:
Give these kids a medal... they'll probably melt it down and sell it to finance a LEO communications satellite venture.

They'll need bigger balloons.

Give them copies of Kings of the High Frontier!


Fri Sep 18, 2009 6:40 pm
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