Ridgewood Education Foundation enhances education
Tuesday March 26, 2013, 11:24 AM
BY LAURA HERZOG
The Ridgewood News
There’s nothing like fiery (but safe) explosions to wake hundreds of Ridgewood High School (RHS) students up on a Friday morning.
Each loud burst startled jumpy students in the RHS Campus Center earlier this month as three hydrogen balloons were popped with a flame, leaving three orange fireballs momentarily suspended in midair.
“Why don’t [balloon vendors] give you a gas that actually floats a lot better and is a lot cheaper [than helium]?” said David Maiullo, presenter of the “Fun with Physics in All the Sciences” event