TODAY | July 31, 2013
>>> trending on youtube, a dangerous high wire act . check out this acrobat that set a new guinness record by walking midair between two hot air balloons in china.
>> the 40-year-old daredevil took to the skies on a steal beam 59 foot long. it was just two inches wide. the stunt took 38 seconds.
>> that's it.
>> you witnessed the nik wallenda walk. does it measure up?
>> i would say definitely. let's see if he can do that for 23 minutes.
>> you have the two balloons moving at the same time. they rise and fall at different rates.
>> he did have to lean down at one point as you see there.
>> can't make it up.
>> is there a harness? i can't tell.