ExtraOrdinary Lives - Episode 5 - Adventure
Katrina Ollikainen spends her time leaping from cliffs, airplanes and hot air balloons. Suddenly inspired by a 500-year-old drawing by Leonardo Da Vinci, she embarks on a daring quest to build a parachute that nobody else considers air-worthy. Then she puts it to the ultimate test.
Scott Parazynski grew up looking up at the stars. When NASA calls to give him the offer of a lifetime, he follows a path that leads not only to a dangerous space-walk with a Russian cosmonaut, but also to a zero gravity meeting with Senator John Glenn, one of his boyhood heroes.
2002, 22 min 30 s
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