Cumbrian space mission: Out of this world...and back again!

Back in January , on yet another snowy day, students from Cockermouth School sent a weather balloon into space to try to capture the curvature of the earth.

The challenge was a success and we can now exclusively reveal the footage filmed from a box attached to the balloon:

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Mission control cumbria: To infinity and back

Students from Cockermouth School who sent a weather balloon into space to try to capture the curvature of the earth have given ITV Border News the exclusive footage.