Would it be safe to over-inflate a weather balloon if it isn't going to be used at high altitudes? I've been looking at several different balloons, but they are all measured by their burst diameter ...
I was quite fascinated by the concept of an ancient type of air compressor, called a trompe. It entrains air bubbles into a falling stream of water via the Venturi effect, and extracts the air at a ...
Hydrogen is the lightest element, so it's cable of lifting the most weight in out atmosphere (probably not the best terminology there, but you get the picture) Would hot hydrogen (in the same sense ...