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 2018 Prizes Are Here!
Winners of GSBC 2017 Best Educational Initiative!
Winners of GSBC 2017 Best Design Award!
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.
New High Altitude Balloon Company!
Are there any participants from Ukraine?
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?
How GSBC has inspired students in Norway
Welcome to the GSBC! Intro and Rules of the GSBC
What are the GSBC 2018 challenges?
High altitude balloon, competitive new record?
Use this category for any technical questions or comments you have about HABing or anything similar!
Radio controlled cut down
18MHz QRSS Beacon with wire dipole antenna beneath balloon
Can balloons be reused if they are pulled back down?
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!
ROBERTO7 Flight on 36058 meters
Team BALYOLO's Space Camp HAB
Solar eclipse balloon "Shadow Eagle"-SEDS Tennessee Technological University
This topic is what the GSBC team will use for GSBC specific announcements.
New Sponsor: Sent Into Space (with discount code on balloons)
GSBC 2018 - April 13-30!
Prize Submissions Due 9/4
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