Felix Baumgartner’s Test Jump from approximately 71,580 feet - Red Bull Stratos
Watching videos from the Red Bull Stratos project is like the home movies of the most baller, thousand-yard-stare family you’ve ever seen. These dudes are intense, as is the engineering that goes into a project designed to help a man survive a 22.7 mile trip from the edge of space using only a parachute.
Check out this awesome shot from the doorway of the unknown via NPR and Time Lightbox.
It’s time to leave the capsule, if you dare …
Watch this shrimp swim through liquid carbon dioxide like a shrimpy boss.
This is video from a submersible robot near a volcanic vent off of the coast of Japan. More proof that if you can create an environment on Earth, then something will live there, somehow.
(via Life, Unbounded)