Yay Balloons!

SPeedY_B

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Ever wondered how a water-balloon would pop in zero-gravity? No, me neither.. however it's rather cool :D take a look at these vids.

.mov format
http://microgravity.grc.nasa.gov/balloon/balloo01.mov
http://microgravity.grc.nasa.gov/balloon/balloo02.mov
http://microgravity.grc.nasa.gov/balloon/balloo03.mov

.mpeg format
http://microgravity.grc.nasa.gov/balloon/balloo01.mpg
http://microgravity.grc.nasa.gov/balloon/balloo02.mpg
http://microgravity.grc.nasa.gov/balloon/balloo03.mpg

Source Page: http://microgravity.grc.nasa.gov/balloon/blob.htm

Also take a look on there for the high-speed photography popping too.. great fun :)
 

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That is ****ing cool :D Damn I would like to try that out.
 

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