Scientists recreate the balloon scene from “Up”

At a very early point in our relationship, Aaron and I went to see the Disney film UP. Early enough that I should have been more self conscious than I was….

I cried so hard. In the movie theater. With big, thick-rimmed black 3-D glasses on. No, I didn’t cry. I blubbered. Twice.

Amazingly, he didn’t run for the hills. Gotta love that boy.

That movie is incredibly moving at times. So moving that National Geographic recreated the scene in which the old man’s house flies through the sky tied to balloons for Nat Geo Channel’s show “How Hard Can It Be.” My obsession with balloons continues:

{For images, video (!) and article, click here}


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