Felix Baumgartner

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The Earth is the New Moon

Stewart Brand, writing about space colonies, observed that “if you live in a satellite, the Earth is something that goes on in your sky.” For Felix Baumgartner, the daredevil skydiver who seduced the world with his chiseled jaw and seeming invulnerability to fear (and who broke the sound barrier with his body last weekend) the…