Frenchman Plummeting 25 Miles From The Sky Will Break Sound Barrier, World Records

Michel Fournier is about to make the greatest leap of his, and anyone else's, life. On Sunday, the 64-year-old retired French army officer will fly almost 25 miles into the sky in a giant balloon, step out of a pressurized capsule and plunge headfirst towards the earth, soaring through the atmosphere for an estimated… »5/24/08 9:00pm5/24/08 9:00pm