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freefall

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Watch: How to survive a free-falling elevator

Lonely Planet offers its advice on how to live through an elevator crash. But is the information really sound?

By May 4, 2015

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GoPro jumps off skydiver, films its own 10,000-foot freefall

A brave video camera separates from its owner and goes for a spectacular dive to the ground. The fascinating footage survived the fall.

By April 6, 2015

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Watch man's proposal while free-falling at 10,000 feet

A GoPro camera. A wedding ring. And lots and lots of plummeting. It's the recipe for one truly daring proposal -- and you can watch.

By January 6, 2015

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Baumgartner's supersonic freefall: Faster than you thought

Red Bull Stratos releases the final data from Felix Baumgartner's breathtaking skydive last October. Seems he got to Mach 1.25, not the woeful Mach 1.24 of the previous estimate.

By February 5, 2013

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iPhone records 1,000-foot free-fall, survives

Another hard-core drop test impresses, or at least gets adrenaline junkies to pay attention.

By August 10, 2012

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Freefallin': Full POV video of Baumgartner's Stratos dive

Daredevil Felix Baumgartner's freefall to Earth is now watchable through a dramatic first-person video.

By October 15, 2013

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PCs at 'make or break' point as sales continue to plummet

PCs and laptops are at "make or break point" in the UK as sales continue to plummet, hitting nearly three years of freefall.

By August 7, 2013

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Apple stock drop blamed on huge hedge funds

The recent freefall in Apple's stock price was triggered by massive selling from several large hedge funds, according to Reuters.

By February 15, 2013

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Baumgartner makes record-setting skydive

The extreme skydiver sets a record for the highest manned balloon ascent and highest freefall in his bid to go supersonic.

By October 14, 2012

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No supersonic skydive for Baumgartner tomorrow

The wait will drag on for daredevil Felix Baumgartner, as his attempt at a breathtaking, record-setting freefall continues to be bedeviled by the weather.

By October 9, 2012