Here's The Sonic Boom From Red Bull's Space Jump

The human body, plummeting toward the Earth's surface from 128,000 feet above it, can create the shockwave known as the sonic boom. People watching throught they heard something, and scientists confirmed it. His body broke the sound barrier. » 11/05/12 10:00am 11/05/12 10:00am

The Red Bull Space Jump Could Be A Model For Quietly Dropping Navy…

Now that everyone's over the initial awe that comes from watching someone do something as crazy as jumping out of a balloon at 128,000 feet and plummeting toward the Earth at supersonic speeds, it's time to find out what practical application can be had from it. » 10/16/12 2:00pm 10/16/12 2:00pm

Watch Red Bull's Supersonic Space Jump From The Skydiver's Chest Cam

Yesterday, Felix Baumgartner jumped out of a Red Bull sponsored capsule 24 miles above Earth. He broke the speed of sound. He didn't disintegrate or die. » 10/15/12 9:30am 10/15/12 9:30am

These Are Twitter's Most Hilarious Reactions To The Insane Red Bull…

While Austrian superbadass Felix Baumgartner was setting new records by jumping out of a capsule more than 20 miles above the surface, everyone out in the Twitterverse did what they do to break the tension: they cracked jokes about the situation, often at the expense of Red Bull, the sponsor of the event and… » 10/14/12 2:55pm 10/14/12 2:55pm

In Case You Didn't Know, The Red Bull Space Jump Will Be Insanely Hard…

At this moment, we're excitedly waiting for the winds to die down so that professional badass Felix Baumgartner can ride a balloon to more than 20 miles above the earth's surface, then jump out, breaking the sound barrier in the process. Watch the Red Bull space jump live here. » 10/14/12 11:00am 10/14/12 11:00am

Watch Red Bull’s Record Breaking Stratos Space Jump Live Right Now…

Last week, Red Bull had to cancel the Stratos Space Jump to set the record for the highest and fastest sky dive ever attempted when weather intervened. » 10/14/12 7:55am 10/14/12 7:55am

This Is The Man Who Made The First Supersonic Parachute Jump, Just Not …

We're all pretty excited about the Red Bull-sponsored supersonic, stratospheric jump that Felix Baumgartner will be making this weekend. And while Baumgartner will likely be setting all sorts of man-outside-of-an-airplane speed records, it's worth looking back at the man who did it first, back in 1966. Even if doing it … » 10/12/12 2:00pm 10/12/12 2:00pm

Red Bull's Supersonic Space Jump Is Now Set For Sunday Morning

After two delays in two days due to weather and winds, Red Bull has tentatively set the next launch for it's 23 mile record breaking supersonic space jump for Sunday morning. » 10/10/12 3:30pm 10/10/12 3:30pm

Everything You Need To Know About Red Bull's Insane World Record…

On Tuesday, October 9th, Felix Baumgartner will participate in the final stage of the Red Bull Stratos project, the highest sky diving mission in history. » 10/08/12 2:00pm 10/08/12 2:00pm

Red Bull is known for its sponsorship of extreme sports around the world. The stratos jump might just be the most audacious thing they've attempted. Basically, a…

This Is What It Looks Like To Jump From 13.6 Miles Above Earth

Our planet never seems more beautiful than from a distance. Extreme jumper Felix Baumgartner brought back this amazingly distant view — from 71,580 feet above the surface — before jumping out of his space capsule and hurtling home at 365 mph in his quest to hit supersonic speeds without an aircraft. » 3/16/12 10:00am 3/16/12 10:00am