Media highlight UMaine total eclipse livestream from high-altitude balloon

Several media outlets spanning beyond New England, including the Portland Press Herald, Thrillist, Popular Mechanics, TechRadar and Ontario’s, highlighted the livestream of the April 8 total solar eclipse from the University of Maine High Altitude Ballooning program and included a link to the video. The Bulletin, covering eastern Connecticut, also highlighted the UMaine livestream. A project led by Montana State University, the UMaine program launched a large balloon into the stratosphere during the eclipse and gathered data while livestreaming from a camera attached to the balloon. Welland Tribune, Cambridge Times, Waterloo Chronicle, and many others shared the report from