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The Secret Behind David Blaine's 17 Minutes Without Air

American magician and master of endurance David Blaine delivers a TED talk on the challenge of holding one's breath for as long as humanly possible. Blaine currently holds the Guinness World Record for longest breath held, at 17 minutes. His journey to achieve this feat (described below) is quite interesting, don't miss it.

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He looks and sounds awful, sure he didn't die when he was holding his breath?

I think talking about his suffering and hardwork was making him feel uneasy or something.

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