Weather Balloon Test - nwherald

Weather Balloon

Lathan Goumas - lgoumas@shawmedia.com
Fifth graders Maggie Ortmeyer, 10, Darci Retherford, 11, Jake Minker, 11, Cody Lillge, 11, and Matthew Fritz, 11, check the contents of a weather gondola during a test at Spring Grove Elementary School in Spring Grove on Monday, April 22, 2013. Fifth grade students at the school are planning to launch a weather balloon to an altitude of 100,000 feet as part of a project to encourage science, math and technology.

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