In a significant initiative to stimulate scientific temperament and enthusiasm for space technology among young citizens of Seychelles, an Indian organization has facilitated the launch of Seychelles’ first-ever balloon satellite. Entirely funded by UNESCO, this project dubbed “Mission Payanke” began with a four-member team from “Spacekidz India” training students fromRead More →

Researchers are evaluating a tiny 3D imaging sensor for balloon weather forecasting that could enable atmospheric probing capabilities – where sensors probe the sky vertically for details of temperature, humidity and water vapour, revealing subtle changes in the earth’s atmosphere. The first of two NASA-supported flight tests for theRead More →

Balloon artist Shawnee “Gypsy” Williams doesn’t get many requests these days for balloon bouquets. Williams, the owner of Richmond-based Artistic Balloon Bouquets, got them regularly and most often for funerals. Releasing the balloons into the sky was a symbolic last gesture for many people to honor a loved one theyRead More →

Herta, the leading French meat brand, is launching a vegetable print campaign in Ogilvy Paris which shows the sausages that look and taste like Knacki hot dogs that kids love. Nestlé-owned Herta has launched plant-based Knacki sausages shaped like balloon animals. Ogilvy Paris/Press release Although it is the leading charcuterieRead More →

Jailed pro-democracy activist Lee Cheuk-yan was jailed for an additional three weeks yesterday and fined HK$3,500 for releasing a hydrogen balloon with the words “Free Political Prisoners” into controlled airspace in above the Admiralty and obstructing police on New Years Day in 2021. The 65-year-old former leader ofRead More →

A talented balloon artist from Coatbridge was walking through the air after becoming the only Scottish participant in her field to help create America’s first-ever Big Balloon Build. Jacqui Young and her team from Wishaw’s Classic Touch Balloons company showed off their brilliant breathing skills to carefully construct a giantRead More →

Update April 27: This product contains eggs. Charcuterie brand supported by Nestlé Herta has developed a new plant-based approach for its new range of vegan sausages for children. Herta, one of France’s leading meat brands, introduced the plant-based version of its Knacki sausages as balloon animals. Citing brand research thatRead More →

Echoes from Agartha is a journey through one of the most defining geographical locations in the history of human civilization. Located in the heart of Turkey, Cappadocia is the setting for one of the most expansive and culturally enlightening electronic music festivals this year. Coming this summer, Echoes from AgarthaRead More →

Balloon Art by Merry Makers will set up a special balloon display outside the Greeley Downtown Development Authority office this weekend for this year’s One Million Bubbles collaboration. On Saturday afternoon, Allison Dunning, owner of Balloon Art, and her team will work with the DDA to craft a kindness messageRead More →

Accumed will develop its disruptive balloon platform, ARIVE, in conjunction with POBA Medical, focusing on multiple applications for ARIVE in the PCI, PAD and other markets. FARMINGTON HILLS, MICHIGAN, USA, April 22, 2022 / — Accumed Radial Systems is pleased to announce a strategic agreement with POBA Medical, Inc., toRead More →

Microvention, a wholly owned subsidiary of Terumo Corp., recently completed its first STRAIT study enrollment of its BOBBY Balloon Guide Catheter. “The STRAIT trial aims to provide clinical evidence that Microvention’s new balloon guiding catheter can effectively help improve clinical outcomes,” said the company’s President and CEO, Carsten Schroeder. BOBBYRead More →

Space Perspective, a Florida-based company, plans to take tourists on six-hour trips up to 100,000 feet in its Spaceship Neptune starting in late 2024. Ticket prices are set at $125,000 per person and the company says it has already sold out all available slots for 2024. Although they call itRead More →

SIOUX FALLS, SD–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Raven Industries today announced that Aerostar International, Inc. (Raven Aerostar) and Abside Networks have successfully demonstrated 4G LTE connectivity from the stratosphere in a series of test flights. Raven Aerostar’s Thunderhead Balloon System provided connectivity through Abside’s High Altitude Platform Station – Radio Access Network (HAPS-RAN) productRead More →

This meta-analysis included 5 RCTs involving 528 patients with AMI undergoing DCB alone or stent implantation. The results indicated that DCB had no significant difference in MACE, cardiac death, MI, and TLR for AMI compared to stents, whereas LLL was smaller in the DCB group. We performed a subgroup analysisRead More →

The BOBBY Balloon Guide Catheter is designed to facilitate insertion and guidance of the intravascular catheter into a selected blood vessel. Credit: MicroVention. Terumo’s wholly-owned subsidiary, MicroVention, has announcement enrollment of the first participant in the STRAIT study of its new BOBBY Balloon Guide Catheter. A multicenter prospective observational study,Read More →

This article was originally published here Cardiovascular Intervent Radiol. 2022 Apr 20. doi: 10.1007/s00270-022-03135-w. Online ahead of print. ABSTRACT OBJECTIVE: To evaluate the use of drug-coated balloons in a real population of patients with peripheral arterial disease and to analyze the impact of gender on the medium-term results after theirRead More →

New Jersey, United States – This inflatable dome tent market The report has segmented the market based on application, product, geography, and other factors. This market report examines several key players and drivers impacting the market opportunities, challenges, risks and developments. It also performs competitive analysis of the industry whichRead More →

The release of balloons on the track has been part of race day since 1947. INDIANAPOLIS — For the third year in a row, Indianapolis Motor Speedway has removed the traditional balloon release from its pre-race festivities for the 106th Indianapolis 500 presented by Gainbridge. Alex Damron, vice president ofRead More →

By Megan Riedlinger 2:03 a.m. PDT, April 19, 2022 _ Celebrities have access to failed designers and talented stylists, but that doesn’t always mean they’re successful! rounds up the craziest looks of 2022 so far, starting with this one… Emma Corrin arrived at the Olivier Awards in London onRead More →

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A balloon loan requires a high final payment. Instead of a set monthly payment, you usually make smaller monthly installments. But such fees aren’t enough to pay off the debt early. As a result, you must make a last “balloon” payment at Oak Park Financial. Other Loans Fully amortizing loansRead More →

This article was originally published here Cardiovascular Catheter Interv. 2022 April 14. doi: 10.1002/ccd.30188. Online ahead of print. ABSTRACT OBJECTIVES: To investigate the efficacy and safety of larger valve sizing beyond the commercially recommended annular range in transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) with a balloon-expandable transcatheter heart valve (THV). BACKGROUND:Read More →

This article was originally published here Cardiovascular Catheter Interv. 2022 April 14. doi: 10.1002/ccd.30197. Online ahead of print. ABSTRACT BACKGROUND: In the contemporary cardiac intensive care unit (CICU), bedside intra-aortic balloon pump (IABP) insertion under echocardiographic guidance may be an attractive option for some patients with cardiogenic shock ( SC).Read More →

New Jersey, United States – This inflatable dome tent market The report provides a comprehensive overview of significant aspects that will drive market growth such as market drivers, restraints, prospects, opportunities, restraints, current trends, and technical and industrial advancements. The detailed study of the industry, development and improvement of theRead More →

The University of Maryland Balloon Payload Program held its 100th balloon launch Saturday morning, bringing together engineering professors, students and alumni. Engineers rushed in at 4:30 a.m. to begin the launch process at Valley Elementary School in Jefferson. They jumped into vans and drove to the launch site before theRead More →

This article was originally published here Circ Cardiovascular Interv. April 12, 2022:101161CIRCINTERVENTIONS121011569. doi: 10.1161/CIRCINTERVENTIONS.121.011569. Online ahead of print. ABSTRACT BACKGROUND: High-risk bleeding (HBR) patients undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention represent a challenging patient population. The use of a drug-coated balloon (DCB) allows for a shorter duration of dual antiplatelet therapy comparedRead More →

Jewel Cutter walks through the Anderson-Abruzzo Albuquerque International Balloon Museum on Friday, examining the “Sid Cutter: Man Above Town” exhibit, which pays tribute to her late husband, who founded the Balloon Fiesta 50 years ago. (Mike Sandoval/For the Albuquerque Journal) The 2022 Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta will mark the 50thRead More →

DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The “Balloon Catheters- Market Overview, Competitive Landscape and Market Forecast-2026” Report has been added to from offer. Global Balloon Catheters Market was valued at USD 4.23 Billion in 2020 growing at a CAGR of 8.78% during the forecast period 2021 to 2026 to reach USD 7.00 Billion byRead More →

New Jersey, United States,-The Weather Balloons Market reports study a variety of parameters such as raw material, cost, technology, and consumer preference. It also provides important market identification information such as history, various expansions and trends, trade overview, regional markets, trade and market competitors. , and price analysis, as wellRead More →

A life-size tank, made entirely with inflatable biodegradable latex balloons, is pictured in front of the United Nations during the launch of the ‘Stop Bombing Civilians’ campaign by Handicap International in Geneva, Switzerland April 5, 2022. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse Join now for FREE unlimited access to Register GENEVA, April 5Read More →

Balloons have become a popular decorating tool after appearing at an extravagant baby shower hosted by Khloe Kardashian. The balloons weren’t even the centerpieces of the event. They’re easy to break down and relatively cheap compared to more traditional decorations and (with some expertise) make for an exciting place toRead More →

I got my first big vibe from balloon pollution during a musical performance at San Francisco’s Outside Lands Festival in 2011 at Golden Gate Park. As they finished their set, a musician launched hundreds of red helium-filled balloons into the darkening night sky. It all seemed so absurd, this actRead More →

This article was originally published here Cardiovascular Interv Catheter 2022 April 2. doi: 10.1002/ccd.30159. Online ahead of print. ABSTRACT OBJECTIVE: The purpose of this study is to compare the outcomes of rotational and cutting balloon atherectomy (RACB) versus rotational and simple balloon atherectomy (RAPB) before implantation of a drug-eluting stentRead More →