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Hot Air Balloon Experiment

Before we dive into this awesome hot air balloon experiment, here are some interesting facts about how the hot air balloon came to be. The buoyancy of the balloon is an example of Archimedes principle.  Archimedes was a mathematician and an inventor who lived in ancient Syracuse in Sicily,...

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Answering Some Awesome Hot Air Balloon Questions

How cool would it be to float over your house or town in a hot air balloon? Official Kids Mag went to the Arkansas Hot Air Balloon Championship so we could learn something and not just talk hot air.   The balloon is actually called an envelope, and is made...

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