Students Build Tissue Hot Air Balloon

EUGENE, Ore. — Science is always more fun when you can see it in action. Fifth grade students at Gilham Elementary have been studying molecules and how they react to hot air. They’ve been waiting for the perfect opportunity to launch their balloon, and Wednesday morning they had just the right weather for the perfect … Continue reading »

Hot Air Balloons Take Off

ALBANY, Ore. — Hundreds travel from around the Pacific Northwest every year to watch hot air ballons take off at the ATI Northwest Art and Air Festival in Albany, and early Friday morning the first balloon was launched. The fesitval takes place at Timber Linn Memorial Park, where 31 hot air balloons total will take … Continue reading »