It's not as impressive as lifting a house into the air, but daredevil Erik Roner had a miniature Up moment when he was lifted 8,000 feet into the air with the help of 50 tanks of helium and 90 enormous balloons.
This gif of the infamous internet cat jump mashed together with Felix Baumgartner's space jump is why the internet was created. We dare you to top it. Seriously, just try and top it, in the comments below.
Yesterday, extreme athlete Felix Baumgartner lept from a balloon hovering 24 miles above the surface of the Earth. This is what he saw on his way down. (Fair warning: this might make you nauseous.)
This is how you know Felix Baumgartner has made it: his supersonic skydive has already been reenacted by Lego minifigs. It's not quite as majestic as the real thing, but it's a fun little tribute—as well as a handy plug for Vienna's ModelMaker Fair, which takes place October 25-28.
Skydiver Felix Baumgartner wasn't able to attempt his record-setting jump last week on account of the weather. He tries again today, and you can follow his mission live on YouTube. His capsule was expected to launch at 11 AM ET (Update: Doors have opened and he's preparing to jump!), so keep your eyes and ears on…