Photo Gallery: Wilson Middle School's future rocket scientists
At Wilson Middle School on Friday, a lesson in engineering took students outside where they launched hand-made bottle rockets into the sky. "I've always dreamed of building a rocket," said 13-year-old Arthur Nanvelyan. Now in his first year of the school's MESA program -- which cultivates interest in math, science and engineering -- Arthur had an opportunity he didn't anticipate.
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Photo Gallery: Wilson Middle School future rocket scientists
Wilson Middle School Math & Engineering Program (MESA) students launched plastic bottle rockets at the Glendale school on Friday, Sept. 28, 2012. The rockets were made from empty two-liter plastic bottles filled with water and pumped with air.