Two things awe me most, the starry sky above me and the moral law within me.
Immanuel Kant

14 Year-Old Gets Photos of Space

14 Year-Old Gets Photos of Space

Jan 8, 2013-- A Lego man encased in a homemade weather balloon ended his journey to the edge of space on a New Hampshire driveway, bringing with him a trove of atmospheric data as well as stunning images of the curvature of the Earth. The balloon, which landed on August 25, is the brainchild of a 14-year-old student named Jack Miron from Bedford, New Hampshire. He didn't know that NASA is using this technology for telescope research and studying the atmospheres of Mars, Venus and beyond. His sights were set instead on an eighth-grade science project. (8864 reads)


Read Full Story
What's your reaction? inspiring fascinating courageous hopeful
Take ActionTonight, take time to look up at the wonder that is the sky.



Quote Bulletin


We must accept finite disappointment, but we must never lose infinite hope.
Martin Luther King Jr.

Search by keyword: Happiness, Wisdom, Work, Science, Technology, Meditation, Joy, Love, Success, Education, Relationships, Life
Contribute To      
Upcoming Stories      

Subscribe to DailyGood

We've sent daily emails for over 16 years, without any ads. Join a community of 245,256 by entering your email below.

  • Email:
Subscribe Unsubscribe?


Trending DailyGoods Apr 8: Mark Nepo: Where To Now? (11,169 reads) May 3: Last Lecture (14,065 reads) Apr 24: How to Hardwire Resilience into the Brain (11,263 reads) Apr 22: Why Your Brain Needs to Dream (10,023 reads) May 20: The Importance of Quiet Time (13,194 reads)

More ...