Space Jump http://www.kunc.org en The Late Whitney Houston Was The Year's Hottest Search http://www.kunc.org/post/late-whitney-houston-was-years-hottest-search <p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xY_MUB8adEQ</p> Thu, 13 Dec 2012 15:33:00 +0000 Mark Memmott 37612 at http://www.kunc.org The Late Whitney Houston Was The Year's Hottest Search VIDEO: A Skydive From The Edge Of Space http://www.kunc.org/post/video-skydive-edge-space <p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FHtvDA0W34I</p> Mon, 15 Oct 2012 12:51:00 +0000 35059 at http://www.kunc.org VIDEO: A Skydive From The Edge Of Space The Last Word In Business http://www.kunc.org/post/last-word-business-249 Transcript <p>RENEE MONTAGNE, HOST: <p>And our last word in business today, is supersonic.<p>A space jump and the brand behind it mesmerized viewers yesterday.<p>STEVE INSKEEP, HOST: <p>Felix Baumgartner wanted to jump from 24 miles up and travel faster than the speed of sound in freefall, which would be a first. From mission control, they went through a checklist.<p>UNIDENTIFIED MAN: Item 31. Mon, 15 Oct 2012 08:51:00 +0000 35048 at http://www.kunc.org Jumping From The 'Top Of The World,' Skydiver Breaks Sound Barrier http://www.kunc.org/post/jumping-top-world-skydiver-breaks-sound-barrier "I know the whole world is watching now, and I wish the world could see what I see."<p>Those were the words of Austrian skydiver Felix Baumgartner as he plummeted toward Earth faster than the speed of sound. He jumped 24 miles from the stratosphere and landed gracefully just more than nine minutes later in a desert in Roswell, N.M., Sunday.<p>His plunge was record-breaking on three fronts: the highest jump, the longest distance of a free fall and the fastest vertical velocity. Sun, 14 Oct 2012 23:22:00 +0000 35044 at http://www.kunc.org Jumping From The 'Top Of The World,' Skydiver Breaks Sound Barrier Heavy Winds Scrub 'Fearless Felix's' Launch http://www.kunc.org/post/heavy-winds-scrub-fearless-felixs-launch <p>Heavy winds have scrubbed the second launch attempt Tuesday for Felix Baumgartner.</p><p> Tue, 09 Oct 2012 16:47:07 +0000 Jim Hill 34814 at http://www.kunc.org Heavy Winds Scrub 'Fearless Felix's' Launch