as part of a stunt promoting Red Bull. In short order, Pastrana’s friends caught up to him and he finished the plummet to earth strapped to his friend in a tandem chute. Still, how crazy is that? Travis Pastrana jumped out of a plane with no parachute
Could you survive if you fell out of an airplane without a chute and no assistance?
Marshall Brain at How Things Work say you have a chance in Brain’s article What If You Fell Out of a Plane Without a Parachute?
Today if we can dial down our fear of heights, we can take a climb up
El Capitan in Yosemite with some of the best free climbers in the world.
Have you ever heard of
? It sounds like my kind of joint. Maybe yours too. Check out the two videos below and see what you think. Ed Debevic’s in Chicago VIDEO Cherry’s Response.
From the video description:
Wingsuit pilot, Sebastian Alvarez, proving his precision flight skills in his squirrel suit, blasting through the Chilean flag placed on top of an extinct volcano, cerro manquehue, in his home country, Santiago de Chile.
What amazes me is the real-time speed Alvarez is traveling when he busts through the flag!
Let’s put changing a light bulb at the top of a 1,500 foot tv tower on the list of jobs that I wouldn’t want.
Ok, faithful readers, what would you like to see?
“A man lifted thousands of feet into the air by balloons while sitting in a lawnchair!”
As you wish…
So what would you like to see today?
“A guy riding a motorcycle on a rollercoaster track!”
Your wish is my command…
It has been a while since we took a quiz so I thought
could be fun. Would You Have Survived Titanic?
According to the quiz I would have survived. Doesn’t get much more fun than that.
This is just one of
. 23 Totally Mind-Shattering Optical Illusions posted at Buzzfeed
Go ahead and click over. They won’t really shatter your mind.
Sometimes illusions of death aren’t illusions.
Alexander Koblikov is the best juggler that I have ever seen. Check out his video below. He might be the best you’ve ever seen!
. Mark Evanier
The photo above looks like a scene from a disaster movie, doesn’t it?
The picture is actually just one of the
posted by 18 Hardest to Forget Disaster Photographs . KULfoto
The letter above written by a survivor of the sinking of the
Titanic, is just one of the many . Rare and Unseen Photos and Letters from the Titanic on display at Fabulous Pictures
From the moment I saw
Nick Fury in his flying car, I knew that I wanted one. The question then became would I live long enough to see flying cars used by regular folks regularly.
there is hope that I just might. this article
and Bill Crider . SFGate