In a mission called “The Redbull Stratos”, former Austrian military parachutist, Felix Baumgartner, dives from a balloon-lifted capsule 24 miles up in an attempt to break the sound barrier. The operation was a success with Felix setting a few Guinness world records in the process. Here are some of the pictures from this momentous achievement.
Pyotr Pankratov, a former Belarusian Special Forces warrant officer, saved this abandoned squirrel from death several years ago. Since then the animal called Masik has been the man’s best friend. Pyotr left the army three months ago and works as a taxi driver now, and Masik accompanies him all the time.
We've already told you about Drew Manning, a personal trainer. As a part of Fit 2 Fat 2 Fit Project he had gained 32 kg (70 lbs) in just six months only to lose them during the next months of working out. The aim of the project was to show that it is possible to lose weight if you want to. Here are the photos that depict Manning’s progress towards regaining his perfect body.