The World’s Most Awesome People of 2015

This year has a been a year of drastic change, emotional triumphs, tragedy, monumental rulings, unforgettable breakthroughs in science, and the return of Adele. But it has also been a year of awesome people doing awesome things.

In the video above, you’ll see people from around the world accomplishing incredible feats and surviving death-defying tricks.

What memorable exploits did you accomplish this year? One thing is for sure, these awesome people make us want to set the bar higher for 2016.