MCA and MCPA is on Their Way to Space

On the morning of the 10th March, MCA Science teacher Mr Beard was part of a team that launched a weather ballon from the MCPA playground. The balloon managed to get to a height of 32,328 meters before bursting and floating down, landing in a field of sheep near


You can follow the journey of the balloon and see photographs being sent live on the following websites:

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Our balloon is called BARC.

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