Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it’s a series of leaflets criticising the leader of North Korea being sent into the country via helium balloon!
Edward Horsford has taken a series of high-speed pictures that captures a water balloon…without the balloon. The shots are snapped at the point of explosion, when the balloon skin breaks open. It looks like he’s somehow holding a ball of water.
Someone at DARPA’s crying over the brilliant /”Find these ten red weather balloons and we’ll give you 40K” challenge he concocted ending mere nine hours in. It’s what happens when you forget about MIT geeks and their little bribes, too.