One of the world's most important spaces for artists of African descent will be upgrading its facilities before the decade is over. The Studio Museum of Harlem has announced plans for renovation and expansion of its building on 125th street. Construction for the $122 million project is scheduled to begin in 2017.
Their project might not sound like much: The college students on Wednesday launched a tiny model of a satellite the size of a Coke can on a big yellow balloon. It went aloft to a height of 165 meters (yards) and then came back down attached to a red parachute.