And the Darwin award goes to... this idiot! I've been hearing about him for years now. Unfortunately, he died. I guess no one told him he could use balloons of various types to ascend.
Daredevil and Flat Earth theorist "Mad Mike" Hughes dies in rocket crash
Hughes believed the Earth is flat, and wanted to prove it by taking pictures from a homemade rocket.
This particular launch was only supposed to take Hughes 5,000 feet in the air,