Challenges and Previous Results
This category will cover all news for the current year's challenges and prizes, as well as results from past GSBCs. Only admin's can post, but anyone can comment - if there is something you'd like to see that you don't, just send us a note!
GSBC 2017 Challenges
3rd Place Most Educational Initiative GSBC 2016: Engineering Immersion Program of the USA
1st Place Best Science Experiment GSBC 2016: LEO3 of Poland
This category is where we are moving the tutorials we and others have created for the GSBC - they are linked from the GSBC main tutorial page: <a href="https://balloonchallenge.org/tutorials">https://balloonchallenge.org/tutorials</a>. Note that there are some tutorials linked from that site on partner sites that are not on the forum.
What is a High Altitude Balloon (HAB)?
Zero Pressure Balloons
Discussion about the forum and GSBC website, how they work, bug reports, and how we can improve them.
GSBC Error Message
What tutorials do you want to see from GSBC?
General Sharing and Q&A
Share promotions or good deals, share HAB news or other cool items, or post any general questions you might have that don't seem to fit in other categories.
Ballooning Safety Survey
Securing Balloon during filling
Balloon Risk Assessment
This category is for all those trying to use HABs for education to share their ideas, ask questions specific to education, and leverage the community to make this your students favorite project ever.
Resources and Sharing for Teachers and Classes/Clubs
Why HABs for Education?
Eclipse Lessons Plans For You to Use (share your own!)
Welcome to the GSBC! Intro and Rules of the GSBC
Risk Assessment Proforma
Looking at buying a Helium Tank
Use this category for any technical questions or comments you have about HABing or anything similar!
Rubber bands for securing payload?
GoPro - Camera - Questions
Have you failed?
Launch Info and Results
Use this category for anything related to launches - when you're going to launch, what you're planning to launch, if you're looking for a launch partner, and what happens during your launch. We want to hear it all!
Eight HABs to Fly April 26th (weather permitting)
Midwest Launch Anyone?
OLHZN-5 Flight Success!
This topic is what the GSBC team will use for GSBC specific announcements.
Prizes for GSBC 2017 Challenges Are Here!
GSBC 2017 Dates and Information!
Want to join the GSBC leadership team?
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