See Baumgartner’s jump in amazing headcam footage

Re-posted from Yahoo! UK Eurosport

Austrian daredevil Felix Baumgartner has become a household name in the space of 24 hours after his amazing skydiver from 24 miles on Sunday.

The videos are playing constantly on websites and TV news programmes, pictures of the astonishing leap adorn the front pages of papers and magazines across the globe as people everywhere have been inspired by the 43-year-old's courage.

But while the video so far released has been eye-catching, new footage has now emerged from the camera attached to Baumgartner's head, giving millions around the world the chance to see from the skydiver's own point of view what it looked like plunging from the edge of space back to earth, and breaking the speed of sound.