Comments for: Balloon launch inflates Bangor students’ educational experience

Posted Oct. 09, 2012, at 4:38 p.m.

BANGOR | The flight lasted only two hours, but the balloon launched from Bangor High School last month is yielding months’ worth of education and scientific data. Bangor High School students played Benjamin Franklin for one day last month, but rather than a kite and a key, they used …

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  • Anonymous

    The money would have been better spent either on athletics or on Robert Lucy’s mounting paid leave. Still, a wonderful experiment. Congrats to all involved. 

    • Anonymous

      You’re joking about being better spent on athletics, right?

      • Anonymous

         Or Lucy- absurd that he’s still seeing a dime of taxpayer money.Congrats to these smart kids and teachers.We need more STEM everywhere.

  • Anonymous

    Congratulations to all.  Please report on the data once analyzed.

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