Space Balloon Built and Launched by Berkeley Academics Goes About How You’d Expect

Want to know what happens when Berkeley professors and their students participate in the design and launch of a balloon intended to study gamma rays in space from 25 miles above the earth?

If there’s a better metaphor for the “drawing board vs. reality” aspect of Berkeley politics, I have yet to see it:

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