A New York woman became one of the oldest women skydivers ever when she celebrated her 100th birthday with a skydive recently. She bested former United States President George H.W. Bush who had celebrated his 90th birthday with a skydive.
Kids — Don't try this at home.
Not that anyone could try it at home to begin with.
Jumping from a lung-sucking 33,000 feet, a pair of French skydivers made an artfully dynamic journey back to the surface of the Earth on May 31st.
An extreme athlete Erick Roner, performing a stunt aptly described as "retro-tech," drops from the sky holding a large umbrella in place of a parachute. His act is reminiscent of the feat by the popular fictional character Mary Poppins.