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Student stratosphere photography

Four students from Spain have learned how to take photos from Space on the cheap!

Using a point and shoot digital camera attached to a heavy-duty weather balloon, the students were able to take pictures of the stratosphere and the Earth with enviable quality.

Story from the Daily Mail.

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Beth Kelley is an applied & digital anthropologist with an overall interest in how people engage with and are impacted by their environments and vice versa. This has manifested itself in many ways, by looking at creativity, playful spaces and environmental enrichment, sustainability, design research, and integrative and collaborative models of learning such as through play and hands-on learning.