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 to miss Earth. [Red Bull Stratos]
Joseph Kittinger needs a way bigger shout whenever this comes up. His freeken suit wasn't even sealed but he lied about it because he knew ground control wouldn't have let him jump. Blacked out and woke up to pull his chute. Broke the sound barrier with his person in 1960. What What.