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Photo: Jay Nemeth/Red Bull/Getty Images
Bungee jumping from a bridge must no longer be sufficiently thrilling. Here, stratospheric thrill seeker Felix Baumgartner prepares to jump out of the Red Bull Stratos aircraft from a height of 21 800 meters. In a future jump, Baumgartner will attempt to free-fall from 36 576 meters up and break the speed of sound before deploying his parachute.

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