Watch Felix Baumgartner's Space Jump from Every Angle Imaginable

It's been just over a year since the nail-biter of a day when Felix Baumgartner jumped out of a shimmering weather balloon 127,852 feet in the air and reached a top speed of Mach 1.25. And now you can watch it from his point of view—and several others. Fair warning: it's still nerve-wracking. It feels like he's going… » 10/14/13 5:13pm 10/14/13 5:13pm

The Navy Once Blasted Pilots in the Face To Test Human Limits

Long before Felix Baumgartner completed his crazy 24-mile free fall from the edge of space, the Navy was testing how humans react to pushing their bodies beyond normal limits. In 1948 that meant blasting volunteer pilots in the face with winds of above 305 miles per hour to see if they could handle it. » 10/17/12 12:40pm 10/17/12 12:40pm

You Can Follow the Daredevil Jumping from the Edge of Space Live at…

On October 8th, Felix Baumgartner will jump 23 miles, from the edge of the stratosphere, and land on the Earth for the Red Bull Stratos mission. It's an amazing stunt, and Discovery News and Velocity are literally covering it live, from space, basically. You'll be able to stream the jump live at 9AM EDT on the 8th. [ » 10/05/12 10:01am 10/05/12 10:01am