Stuart Shippee designed and launched a Near Space Unmanned Balloon Flight in space. He attached a Purdue University Air Force coin to the payload and recorded the GPS location and video of the entire launch. He shared those pictures of his Imgur account too.
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Launching the balloon! The payload with the GoPro in it is the cooler.
The coin in the view is a Purdue University Air Force coin.
The balloon climbed straight up, dodging some storms.
The coin's in the Stratosphere!
The view from Near Space, approximately 90,000 Feet or ~17 miles high!
The coin in the view is a Purdue University Air Force coin. Go Boilermakers!