Pupils send toy dog into atmosphere
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Toy dog sent into stratosphere by Lancashire schoolchildren

A toy dog named Sam has been sent into the Earth's atmosphere by schoolchildren in Lancashire.

The cuddly toy was attached to a helium balloon and was filmed travelling 25km (15 miles) into the stratosphere.

It was part of a science project by Morecambe Bay Community Primary School.

  • 06 Apr 2016