View Full Version : Skydiver Prepares for Record-Setting Freefall from the Edge of Space

2012-Feb-15, 06:50 PM
In 2010, we reported on Felix Baumgartner and his upcoming attempt to break the sound barrier with his body, in a freefall from the edge of space. Part science experiment, part publicity stunt, part life-long ambition, the Red Bull Stratos mission will have Baumgartner traveling inside a capsule with a stratospheric balloon to 36,500 meters [...]

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