January 1, 2010 in Amusement & Entertainment, Pictures | Tags: 102, 1960, 800 feet, helium balloon, Joe Kittinger, jump, outer space, world record
In 1960, a man by the name of Joe Kittinger rode a helium balloon into outer space, then jumped out and fell to Earth.
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February 9, 2010 at 6:34 pm
Hey, don’t bother posting this comment, just wanted to point out that the title is miss-spelled: “jumed”
February 9, 2010 at 6:45 pm
February 2, 2011 at 9:01 am
Kudos to the brave Mr. Kittinger. I myself would’ve been scared $#itless.
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