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This Mesmerizing GoPro Video Will Make You Feel Like A Wildly Spinning 'Human Coin'

08/01/2014 08:16 pm ET | Updated Aug 01, 2014
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If you've been to a Cirque du Soleil show in the past decade, you've probably seen a Cyr Wheel in action. Invented in 2003 by acrobat Daniel Cyr, the lightweight apparatus allows brave people to seemingly defy gravity as they spin all over the place. In "The Human Coin" -- posted below -- the Taiwanese street performer Isaac Hou invites us to fly vicariously with him, as he works a Cyr Wheel with a camera strategically attached inside, extending the life of the GoPro video genre even longer.

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