- BASE jumping videos are all the rage on social media
- Dr. Omer Mei-Dan, who's also a BASE jumper, has studied the sport
- His study indicates "BASE jumping may be the most dangerous extreme sport"
(CNN)Maybe you've seen some of the thousands of unbelievable videos on YouTube or elsewhere showing BASE jumpers flying like superheroes and you think you want to give it a go.
- "Almost all active BASE jumpers witnessed the death or severe injury of another BASE jumper. Although direct comparison with other sports is difficult, we believe the results of this study suggest that BASE jumping may be the most dangerous extreme sport."