Calum Neff just broke a Guinness World Record, but it was the fashion in which he did it that's grabbing the world's attention. At the Katy Half Marathon in Katy, TX, Neff pushed his daughter, Holland, in her stroller (which totaled roughly 40 pounds) for 13.1 miles. Show More Summary
Topic: Google Legal Issues The web giant’s digitisation of millions of books – many in copyright – faces a fresh legal challenge, backed by authors including Margaret Atwood, Peter Carey, Ursula Le Guin and Malcolm Gladwell From Leading authors press for Supreme Court review of Google's digitised library | Books | The Guardian Tweet
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Many of the entrants in the Guinness Book of World Records are there because they were built for a practical purpose and just happen to be bigger, smaller, or somehow more efficient than any other kind of that thing in the world. Then...Show More Summary
'Zoolander 2' and Ben Stiller just landed in the official Guinness Book of World Records for Longest Selfie Stick.
According to Guinness World Records, the most prolific author as measured by words published is Charles Harold St. John Hamilton, with 72 to 73 million words to his 25 pen names.
Belstaff launches its new campaign, Worship the Ground with an outing that features Guinness Book of Records’ “World’s Greatest Living Explorer” Sir Ranulph Fiennes and American stuntman Riley Harper. Photographer Rankin stepped in to shoot the advertisement, which features clever portraits. Show More Summary
Jay Flatland and his friend Paul are currently in the process of applying to get their Rubik’s Cube solving robot, which can solve a cube in just 1 second, in the Guinness book of world records. Be sure to check it out in action in the video above. [Jay Flatland] The post Robot Solves Rubik’s Cube in Just 1 Second! [Video] appeared first on Geeks are Sexy Technology News.
The Subaru BRZ has etched its name into the Guinness Book of World Records, becoming the record-holder for accomplishing the “tightest 360-degree spin” in the world. Stunt driver and world record holder Alastair Moffat effectively steered the BRZ into the record books at the 2016 Autosport International Show. Show More Summary
"Saul the sticker ball" weighs 231.6 pounds
Walter Cavanagh of Santa Clara, Calif., holds the Guinness Book of World Records title of " Mr. Plastic Fantastic," and Money revisited his story earlier this week. As it recounts, Cavanagh has 1,497 valid credit cards, adding up to $1.7 million in available credit. The wild stats don't end...
Walter Cavanagh, “Mr. Plastic Fantastic”, has once again entered the Guinness Book of World Records for having the most active credit cards (continuing his streak since 1971). With 1,497 cards, Walter has a credit line of $1.7 million. Show More Summary
So sad. UFC 3 fighter Emanuel Yarbrough died on Monday at the age of 51. The athlete passed away in Richmond, Virginia; the cause of death has not been revealed. At 6-foot-8 and over 800 lbs, Yarbrough was named by the Guinness Book of World Records as the world's largest living athlete! Related: Ronda Rousey Saw Star Wars In [...]
If you know someone at the Guinness Book of World Records, do Anthony Daniels a favor and get in touch on his behalf – after playing the same character, C-3PO, in seven movies, plus too many cartoons and video games to count, he's pretty sure he deserves a spot. And...
Many of us recall looking through the Guinness Book of World Records and seeing the entry for the mother with the most children. When I had the paperback version (yes, it’s a real book, and once upon a time many people owned it), it referred to a Russian woman who allegedly had 69 children. Show More Summary
Robert Lewandowski has his record five-goal haul against Wolfsburg officially honoured by the Guinness Book of Records.
Bayern Munich striker Robert Lewandowski was officially honored by the Guinness Book of Records on Monday after his stunning five-goal haul in a single Bundesliga match sent four records tumbling. Lewandowski needed just eight minutes, 59 seconds to score five goals after coming off the bench in the second half […]
Today was another excellent day for Bayern Munich striker Robert Lewandowski, as he got his name into the Guinness Books of Records no less than four times. Lewandowski has forced his name into the record books in the match against Wolfsburg...Show More Summary
More than 600 Japanese kids just earned a spot in the Guinness Book of World Records before they even learned to walk. A 610-baby crawling competition, held on November 23 in the Yokohama shopping mall, was the largest one to date, shattering the record of a crawling race with 451 babies that took place in China last year. Show More Summary