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It's no secret that martial artists are basically as superhuman as you can get without a radioactive spider crawling down your shirt. Of all the incredible feats they can do, punching through solid objects like wood, concrete and even rocks is one of the most impressive.

But how do they do it? The answer, as it is with everything awesome, is science.

Spending your days meditating half naked in ice is the sort of thing you'd expect to see in the pages of a Marvel comic, or a cutaway in a superhero film. But it's nothing out of the ordinary for Wim Hof, a 57-year-old Dutchman better known for being a real life Iceman.

We've seen a lot of awesome superheroes on our screens over the past few years. They have unbelievable, superhuman powers that we would never expect to see in the real world.

But there are some people out there who possess powers and skills that can't really be explained. Over the next few weeks we're going to introduce you to some of them. And our first is Raj Mohan Nair, a man supposedly immune to electricity.