Skydiver begins daring bid to break sound barrier
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The capsule, bottom left, and attached helium balloon carrying Felix Baumgartner lifts off as he attempts to break the speed of sound with his own body by jumping from a space capsule lifted by a helium balloon today in Roswell, N.M.
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