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Hang gliding and skydiving gives you the freedom to soar through the air like a bird. Learn more about these extreme air sports.


How Highlining Works

 How Highlining Works

Highlining is an extreme sport in which adventurers walk across a rope from one cliff to another. Learn about highlining in this article. See more »

10 Things That Can Go Wrong in Air Sports

 10 Things That Can Go Wrong in Air Sports

If you do air sports, you assume a lot of risk. How can you prevent accidents? Read about 10 things that can go wrong in air sports. See more »

How Paragliding Works

 How Paragliding Works

Paragliders use a paragliding wing to ride the wind. Read more about paragliding at HowStuffWorks. See more »

How Land Diving Works

 How Land Diving Works

Land diving is a Pentecost Island ritual in which men dive from platforms with vines tied to their ankles. Do they survive? Learn all about land diving. See more »

How Wingsuit Flying Works

 How Wingsuit Flying Works

Wingsuit flying combines skydiving and hang gliding with one weirdly amazing suit. Learn how wingsuit flying allows for a long, slow freefall. See more »

What was man's first attempt to fly?

 What was man's first attempt to fly?

Man's first flight attempt could date to the time when we flapped our arms to imitate birds. Learn what we consider man's first flight attempt. See more »

Skydiving Pictures

 Skydiving Pictures

In these skydiving pictures you can see what it's like to jump out of a plane. Get your parachute ready and take a look at these skydiving pictures. See more »

How Daredevils Work

 How Daredevils Work

Daredevils are people that perform crazy stunts for the pure thrill of doing something edgy. Learn more about daredevils and daredevil stunts. See more »

How Skydiving Works

 How Skydiving Works

Skydiving is an immensely popular extreme sport. Learn about skydiving safety and watch a video on skydiving and skydiving equipment. See more »

How Hang Gliding Works

 How Hang Gliding Works

Hang gliding gives you the freedom to fly through the air like a bird. Find out how hang gliding works and learn how to become a certified hang glider. See more »