No huge relevance to reference or libraries, but a super-high geewhiz factor! An incredible piece of video fro Google Video: First Main in Space. In 1960 Joe Kittinger jumped from a balloon 30 kilometers up to test the effects of high altitude on humans. And he took a video camera with him!
A tip o’ the hat to NPR’s Mixed Signals for the link.
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