Felix Baumgartner's Supersonic Space Jump Has Been Aborted

Following a five-hour hold due to weather, today's attempt at the first-ever supersonic space jump has been cancelled. The look on Baumgartner's face after the mission-abort was announced, pictured above, says it all: this has been a disappointing day. » 10/09/12 11:04am 10/09/12 11:04am

Felix Baumgartner is about to attempt the most ambitious skydive in…

When most people skydive, they jump from an altitude between 3,000 and 15,000 feet. Today, extreme athlete Felix Baumgartner will leap from a balloon soaring 120,000 feet above sea level. » 10/09/12 7:15am 10/09/12 7:15am