Dozens of winter sports fans put on wacky costumes to puddle jump into freezing water.
The ever-present danger is what makes BASE jumpers the most extreme athletes in the world. Many people call them daredevils; most people call them crazy. They know there's a good chance they'll die, but that's what makes them feel alive.
They had the permits -- and the guts. Five Red Bull Air Force Wingsuit Flyers skydived over Manhattan at 120 miles per hour
In the short Vocativ feature below, Oreshkin explains why he climbs to the tops of some of the world's tallest buildings
When daredevil Joby Ogwyn reaches the top of Mount Everest in May he will have only just begun his most terrifying stunt
To do what they do, they must vanquish fear, build tremendous reserves of patience and remain undaunted by failure. But what else could these people have done with their unassailable talents?
Think you're a daredevil because you know how to pop a wheelie off the curb? Well, sad to say it, sucker: You're nothing