Central Washington University

Near Space Observation Team

Welcome to the website for Central Washington University's Near Space Observation team. The CWU NSOT is part of a 52+ team collaboration to launch a balloon during the solar eclipse in 2017 call the Eclipse Balloon Project (http://eclipse.montana.edu/).

The purpose of this website is to keep track of the team's progress as we prepare for launch.

Where can you see the solar eclipse? Check out the video below:

Where will CWU NSOT be launching? Near Culver, OR.

What is a solar eclipse? Get a quick introduction by watching the video below.