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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


Come iFly with me: indoor skydiving tech

Step inside Australia's first indoor skydiving centre as four 450 horsepower fans lift flyers into the air.

By June 26, 2014


Indoor skydiving: the tech behind the scenes

Ever wanted to go skydiving but too scared to throw yourself out of a plane? CNET takes a look inside Australia's first indoor skydiving centre, iFly.

By June 26, 2014


Hero combat dog skydives with the soldier she saved

Layka, who lost a leg saving soldiers from an attacker in Afghanistan, skydives with her handler to test a new parachute harness for US combat dogs serving abroad.

By June 12, 2014


Meteorite whizzes by skydiver, gets caught on tape

A Norwegian skydiver appears to have an extremely close call with a falling meteorite, which fortunately wasn't on fire at the time.

By April 4, 2014


Skydiving with the Nikon D5300

With two SLRs strapped to his helmet, photographer Juan Mayer jumps from planes to capture the magic of the skydiving experience.

By February 19, 2014


Epic skydiving with the Sony A7R camera

An Australian cinematographer makes a marketing video showing how you can change lenses during a skydive (if you're into that sort of thing).

By December 27, 2013


Babbage the teddy bear re-creates Baumgartner skydive

Tumbling from a hydrogen balloon at 24 miles up, a plush toy shows its own daredevil mettle.

By August 28, 2013


Will this suit let you skydive from space?

Two companies have teamed up to design a special jet-powered pressure suit that will let its wearer skydive from the edge of space.

By June 11, 2013


Watch the 24-mile skydive from Felix's point of view

The high-speed, high-altitude jump lacked one key angle during the live stream, but some sleuths have compiled near cosmic footage from Felix Baumgartner's chest-mounted camera.

By October 15, 2012