Watch That First Step


Just found this YouTube live feed of Felix Baumgardner’s space jump. I’ll keep it up here for as long as people are interested.

Looks like they’re letting the capsule go as far as the balloon will take it, right now approaching 125,000′.

Pop some popcorn and enjoy the show:

UPDATE: Holy crap, he did it!

UPDATED UPDATE: MSNBC reporting an even bigger success than anyone could’ve hoped for:

Relatively speaking, of course.

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