T.J. Tierney and Michael Margraf of the Project Loon team from Google make their final preparations to launch a high-altitude balloon carrying electronic
T.J. Tierney and Michael Margraf of the Project Loon team from Google make their final preparations to launch a high-altitude balloon carrying electronic testing equipment into the skies above Dos Palos, Calif. on July 26, 2013. (Gary Reyes/Bay Area News Group)