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Baltimore Companies Bet on “Extreme Space Diving” As Next Big Thing



Remember when that man went sky-diving from the edge of the stratosphere — 24 miles above the earth — last year? If you were one of the 17 insane people whose reaction was not oh my god what a crazy person and instead how can I do that!?, you may soon get your wish. Two companies have joined forces to work on a space diving suit that might just make this the new extreme sport — and both of those companies are based in Baltimore. Any volunteers?

So That Guy Really Ended Up Doing That Thing Where He Fell from Space

via BuzzFeed

Remember all that talk about this guy, Felix Baumgartner, who was teaming up with — of all companies — Red Bull to attempt a sky-dive from the edge of the stratosphere? Well, yesterday morning he actually did it.