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World-class cliff divers plunge into Boston Harbor

Above Boston Harbor, divers plunge eight stories from the top of the ICA

Eight stories above the waters of Boston Harbor and a few strides from the safety of the Institute of Contemporary Art’s roof, 26-year-old Steven LoBue balanced on the edge.

Below him, three people encrusted in scuba gear splashed water at a spot directly underneath the diving platform where LoBue stood, marking his target. Boats paused where they were. LoBue raised his arms and prepared to spring.

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