15 Jul Kids send Stuffed Pet to Space in Awesome School Project
Here’s Sam the Dog going up and away all the way to the stratosphere, to where to stuffed animal has gone before:
Teachers and students from Morecambe Bay Community Primary School (northwest England) sent their fluffy pet mascot on his way to discover the vastness of Space. Strapped to a high-altitude helium balloon, Sam the Dog reached the amazing height almost 24 km (15 miles), capturing is journey with a GoPro camera.
Here’s the full trip of this stuffed astronaut!
Unfortunately, the story isn’t all bells and whistles: even though the camera and GPS system were successfully retrieved, Sam the Dog is still nowhere to be found!