Another week, another crazy GoPro stunt. Erik Roner wanted to see if it was possible to skydive from a hot air balloon using a giant umbrella. So, he strapped a GoPro HD Hero 3 Black Edition onto his helmet and tested the stunt out for himself. Let’s just say that it works, technically, but a parachute is still required. Continue reading to see why.
Here’s what Roner had to say: “That was fun. Thanks for the idea Mary Poppins. You’re welcome, science. That was a big step forward. NASA is going to be able to use that one for years to come.”