Talk about a high jump!

http://video.google.com/videoplay?docid=-1120619888350136916&q=balloon+freefall&ei=x0tASIXvAZmwrQKZ5ojyCA

Imagine this.  Before they sent men into space a man went in a balloon to a height of 30 kilometers, then jumping!  He may have even broke the sound barrier.

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