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near-space

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Have your ashes dropped from near space to return as snow

A new company called Mesoloft will rocket your ashes to near space, where they will likely traverse the globe before becoming the seeds of raindrops and snowflakes.

By October 17, 2014

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'Space' tourism goes ballooning for $75,000 a head

You won't confuse World View's near-space balloon rides with a trip to the International Space Station, but the views will still be incredible.

By October 23, 2013

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Correction: YouTube engineers' Emmy award

Felix Baumgartner's near-space balloon jump used 5 terabits of network capacity, not terabytes.

Read the updated story here.

By October 21, 2013