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WATCH: Insane New Footage Of Edge-Of-Space Skydive

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 02.10.2014 | Science

We're warning you now: This new video of Felix Baumgartner's record-setting leap from the edge of space just might make you feel a bit queasy. The ...

WATCH: Spectacular New Video Of Felix Baumgartner's Edge-Of-Space Leap

The Huffington Post | William Goodman | Posted 10.15.2013 | Science

Almost exactly one year to the day after Felix Baumgartner smashed a 52-year-old skydiving record and became the first person to break the sound barri...

Long, Lonely, Liminal

Zoe P. Strassfield | Posted 02.06.2013 | Science
Zoe P. Strassfield

I don't know where I first saw the photographs. I don't remember if it was in a book, or a magazine, or maybe even online. I'm pretty sure I saw the s...

WATCH: Fearless Felix's Sonic Boom Captured On Video

Posted 10.29.2012 | Science

On Oct. 14, extreme skydiver Felix Baumgartner, a.k.a. "Fearless Felix," completed a record-breaking jump, plummeting from 128,100 feet up, or about 2...

Dear Religion... Yours, Science: The Joke That Needs to Go Away

Philip Ellis | Posted 12.22.2012 | Media
Philip Ellis

Science is essential to the development of technology and medicine and the advancement of our society -- and religion has been a cornerstone of civilisation for millennia. It is incredibly unimaginative to believe that we can only reap the benefits of one at the expense of the other.

How Could Felix Baumgartner Jump From a Height of 120,000 Feet Effortlessly?

Quora | Posted 12.18.2012 | Science

This question originally appeared on Quora. Answer by Abdullah Aloğlu, Aviation/Space Enthusiast First of all, it wasn't an effortless jump. The ...

American Manufacturing Re-Energized

Krisztina 'Z' Holly | Posted 12.19.2012 | Los Angeles
Krisztina 'Z' Holly

Ten years ago, who would have thought that space exploration could be pioneered by a small upstart team and an energy drink company? This might be the most vivid sign yet that the game is about to change.

Stairway to Heaven: Another "Giant Leap" for Mankind

XPRIZE | Posted 12.18.2012 | Technology

By Diane Murphy Diane Murphy leads Communications at Singularity University. She is President of the Aquarius Group, a Trustee of the X PRIZE Foundati...

The Baumgartner Jump: We Were All Afraid! Why?

David Ropeik | Posted 12.16.2012 | Science
David Ropeik

What a fantastic demonstration of the animal wiring of the human brain when it comes to fear. What a thrill! For Felix, sure, but for us too.

Janean Chun

Red Bull Stratos May Change Future Of Marketing | Janean Chun | Posted 10.15.2012 | Small Business

One small jump for Red Bull, one giant leap for business marketing: Red Bull Stratos may be the most successful marketing campaign of all time. Mo...

Edge-Of-Space Leap Attracts Record Number Of YouTube Viewers

The Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 10.15.2012 | Technology

Felix Baumgartner captured the attention of the web on Sunday when he jumped from a capsule 128,000 feet above Earth and landed safely on the ground i...

PHOTOS: Felix Baumgartner Smashes 52-Year-Old Skydiving Record

Posted 10.14.2012 | Science

Felix Baumgartner has done it. It may have taken a few attempts, but the 43-year-old daredevil from Austria successfully completed his 24-mile jump...

LIVE UPDATES: Daredevil Attempts Record-Setting Skydive

Posted 11.13.2012 | Science

If all goes well, Felix Baumgartner will take about half an hour to get back to Earth during this afternoon's 120,000-foot skydive attempt. CLICK ...

'Fearless Felix' Gets New Date With Destiny

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 10.11.2012 | Science

Austrian skydiver Felix Baumgartner will have to wait a few more days to complete his "Mission to the Edge of Space," in which he will jump from "near...

POSTPONED: Baumgartner's Record-Breaking Parachute Jump

Posted 10.09.2012 | Science

By: Mike Wall Published: 10/09/2012 02:19 PM EDT on An Austrian daredevil's attempt to make the world's highest skydive, a jump that wou...

Stunt Insider Opens Up About Dangers Facing 'Fearless Felix'

The Huffington Post | David Freeman | Posted 10.08.2012 | Science

Plans call for Felix Baumgartner to be alone when he attempts to set a new world record for high-altitude skydiving, leaping from a huge helium balloo...

Why Skydiving From Space Isn't Really Possible--Yet

Posted 10.08.2012 | Science

UPDATE: Due to weather concerns, Baumgartner's jump has been delayed to Tuesday morning. By: Jeremy Hsu, TechNewsDaily Senior Writer Published: 1...

PHOTOS: Supersonic Skydive Wouldn't Be First Crazy High-Altitude Plunge

Posted 02.06.2012 | Science

Daredevil Felix Baumgartner is planning to skydive from 23 miles up and break the sound barrier during the freefall down toward Earth. It may sound un...