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Review: ‘Sunshine Superman’ soars to great documentary heights Special

‘Sunshine Superman’ is an excitement-filled documentary about the “crazy” man who pioneered BASE jumping in the ‘70s by leaping off a cliff at Yosemite National Park.

Watch BASE jumpers dive off Dubai's tallest residential building

Dubai - Watch a group of adrenaline junkies BASE jump from the top of the Dubai's Marina district Princess Tower, currently the world’s tallest residential only building, second tallest building in Dubai and one of the world’s top 20 tallest buildings.

Spanish TV chef dies in BASE jumping accident (Video)

Darío Barrio, 42, a Spanish TV chef who promoted healthy eating choices, died Friday in a BASE jumping accident wearing a wing suit near the city of Jaén in Andalucía, southern Spain.

Meet Whisper, the world's first BASE jumping dog (Video)

Whisper's owner is BASE jumper, rock climber and adrenaline junkie, Dean Potter. Potter takes Whisper with him literally everywhere, it seems, even when jumping off the Eiger mountain in Switzerland.

Extreme videographer takes base jumping to a new level

YouTube sensation Devin Graham continues his "epic road trip," this time bringing a small group of people along for death-defying base jumping.

Spanish daredevil & TV presenter Álvaro Bultó killed in accident

Álvaro Bultó, daredevil and popular TV personality, died on Friday in a skydiving accident over the Swiss Alps. He "lost his life doing what he liked best," according to the Discovery Max cable network.

Video: BASE jumper lucky to live after hitting hotel in Benidorm

Benidorm - Austrian Maria Steinmayr, one of 17 competitors taking part in Benidorm's annual World Championship BASE jumping competition, was lucky to survive after crashing into the building on her way down.

Born to be Wild? Thrill-Seeking Behavior Based in Brain

Researchers from the University of Kentucky and Purdue University studied how the brains of sensation-seekers differ from those of us who avoid risky behavior.

Montreal Police Watched Three People Base Jump

Remember when your mother said if all the kids jumped off the roof of the local hotel? Well three men did just that at Montreal's Sheraton Hotel right in front of the police. They claimed that it's their extreme sport of the day.

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A screenshot from  Insane Base Jumping - Falling With Style!  by Devin Graham
A screenshot from "Insane Base Jumping - Falling With Style!" by Devin Graham
Dean Potter  famous rock climber  high-liner and human flyer photographed with Whisper the BASE jump...
Dean Potter, famous rock climber, high-liner and human flyer photographed with Whisper the BASE jumping dog.
A jumper descending from Stawamus Chief Mountain in Squamish earlier this year.
A jumper descending from Stawamus Chief Mountain in Squamish earlier this year.
Whisper the BASE jumping dog.
Whisper the BASE jumping dog.
Maria Steinmayr  Austrian BASE jumper  crashes into the Hotel Bali in Benidorm
Maria Steinmayr, Austrian BASE jumper, crashes into the Hotel Bali in Benidorm

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