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High Anxiety: Lean Out A Window 94 Floors Above Chicago

Chicago’s latest attraction is TILT, a wall of windows that tilt out more than 1,000 feet in the air from the observation room atop the iconic John Hancock building.

Chicago’s Newest Attraction Gives Heart-Stopping Views 2:12

The attraction comes five years after Willis Tower -- formerly Sears Tower -- unveiled its glass “Ledge.”

TILT is an enclosed, clear rectangular box that holds up to eight people at a time. Once in place, the box tilts to a 30-degree angle, giving brave souls a near bird’s eye view of the Windy City – and possibly vertigo.

Check out the views that defy gravity tonight on NBC Nightly News with Brian Williams. Check your local listings.