The Space Jump, Recreated by a Cat

This gif of the infamous internet cat jump mashed together with Felix Baumgartner's space jump is why the internet was created. We dare you to top it. Seriously, just try and top it, in the comments below. » 10/15/12 11:46am 10/15/12 11:46am

First-person footage from Felix Baumgartner's space jump will make your…

Yesterday, extreme athlete Felix Baumgartner lept from a balloon hovering 24 miles above the surface of the Earth. This is what he saw on his way down. (Fair warning: this might make you nauseous.) » 10/15/12 7:00am 10/15/12 7:00am

Baumgartner's space jump has already been recreated in Lego

This is how you know Felix Baumgartner has made it: his supersonic skydive has already been reenacted by Lego minifigs. It's not quite as majestic as the real thing, but it's a fun little tribute—as well as a handy plug for Vienna's ModelMaker Fair, which takes place October 25-28. » 10/14/12 4:30pm 10/14/12 4:30pm

Felix Baumgartner is giving a press conference on his historic jump…

Now that Felix Baumgartner has made the world's highest jump—from 128,100 feet above the Earth—he's not resting. Instead, he and his team are answering questions about his amazing stunt. Watch above. » 10/14/12 1:32pm 10/14/12 1:32pm

Watch Felix Baumgartner reattempt his supersonic Space Jump [Updated:…

Skydiver Felix Baumgartner wasn't able to attempt his record-setting jump last week on account of the weather. He tries again today, and you can follow his mission live on YouTube. His capsule was expected to launch at 11 AM ET (Update: Doors have opened and he's preparing to jump!), so keep your eyes and ears on… » 10/14/12 7:30am 10/14/12 7:30am

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