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Breast Enhancement! Everything You Always Wanted to Know

Book review: The Scoop on Breasts "When I was a child," writes Dr. Ted Eisenberg, "I never dreamed I would grow up to be a cosmetic breast surgeon." Not only did he do just that, but he currently holds the Guinness World Record for the most breast augmentation surgeries performed in a lifetime. Show More Summary

Thumbelina, the Smallest Horse in the World, Steals Hearts Everywhere

6 days agoHumor / odd : Neatorama

This adorable creature is Thumbelina, (previously), the Guinness Book of World Records title holder for the smallest horse in the world. Thumbelina is a dwarf, born to two mini horse parents. She is only 17.5 inches high and weighs 57 pounds; most large breed dogs would outweigh and tower over her. Show More Summary

Watch This Hearthstone Player Set A World Record With A Single, Never-Ending Turn

Yesterday, an enterprising Hearthstone player hatched a plan to set one of the strangest world records in the Guinness Book; he intends to stretch a single turn into a 40-hour marathon. And he's doing it right now.Click To Continue Reading

Contest: Win a copy of Half Wild, the brand new YA sequel from Sally Green

Author Sally Green made a splash with her debut novel Half Bad. The YA fantasy broke a Guinness World Record (it’s the most translated book by a debut author before publication), was named one of Publishers Weekly’s best books of 2014, and is already on its way to becoming a film. Show More Summary

Stuart Claxton: Guinness World Records: Real Heroes

These sorts of discussions -- what is the fastest, tallest, biggest, shortest -- must occur all the time in the 81,400 pubs across the country while people were having a pint. With this in mind, he decided to create a book listing all these superlatives. Read more: Guinness World Records, Norris McWhirter, TED Talks, Guinness, TEDx ROSARIO, Books News

Guinness World Records: Real Heroes

This is a transcript of a talk I gave in Spanish on the Guinness World Records book at TEDx ROSARIO to an audience of around 5,000 people in Rosario, Argentina on October 18, 2014. The video can be viewed at the end of the text. In 2008...Show More Summary

Misao Okawa – World’s Oldest Person Gives Simple Secrets To Long Life

Misao Okawa, who celebrated her 117th birthday last Wednesday, is officially the oldest living documented person in the world, according to the Guinness Book of World Records. Okawa, who was born in Osaka on March 5th, 1898, was the daughter of a kimono maker. Show More Summary

5,318 Books Toppled Domino-Style for a New Guinness World Record

3 weeks agoHumor / odd : Laughing Squid

Back in January, employees of UK-based United Biscuits set up and toppled 5,318 books–domino-style–for a new Guinness World Record. The book fall, which took place at a company sales conference, had a duration of two minutes and 27 seconds. The previous record was 4,988 books, which was set last year in Poland.

Sanguine Hum: Now We Have Light

last monthMusic / Jazz : All About Jazz

Sometimes things take a long time to gestate in the minds of musicians, but Sanguine Hum may well be eligible for entry in the Guinness Book of World Records--if there was such a category (and if there isn't, perhaps now there should be)--for Longest Time to Bring a Musical Concept to Fruition. OK...

Eternal Bridesmaid Seeks World Record for Catching Bouquets

A Utah woman named has filed an application with the Guinness Book of World Records as being the person who's caught the most bouquets at any wedding, ever. That number? 46. Out of the past 100 weddings she's been to since 1996. Read more...

World’s Oldest Man Turns 112

The Japanese man turned 112 Thursday. Sakari Momoi was born on February 5 1903, the same year the Wright brothers made their first powered flight. Mr Momoi, a former teacher from Fukushima province, won the Guinness Book of World Records title of world’s oldest man after American Alexander Imich died in June 2014 aged 111 [...]

Jan Dhan Yojana Enters Guinness Book Of Records. But Banks Are Bleeding High!

PM Modi’s ambitious plan to include all Indians under banking system: Jan Dhan Yojana, has been featured in Guinness Book Of World Records. A new world record has been created as Indian Government opened 1.8 crore new bank accounts between...Show More Summary

20 Fun Cat Facts to Share with Your Kids

This post is brought to you by: I love facts. When I was a kid, I'd spend all afternoon examining every page of the Guinness Book of World Records, and I loved perusing the World Book Encyclopedias. Yeah, I'm that old. Thank goodness...Show More Summary

This Man Claims To Be The World's Most Traveled Person

You may think you've traveled a lot, but no one -- literally, no one -- has traveled as much by air as 74-year-old Fred Finn, at least according to th... Read more: Hpl, Video, Fred Finn, Guinness Book of World Records, Fred Finn Most Well Traveled Man, Guinness Book of World Records Travel, Travel World Records, The Concorde, Hplifestyle, Travel News

Minecraft dominates Guinness Book of Records’ Gamer Edition

Minecraft has tons of records listed in the Guinness World Records 2015 Gamer’s Edition.

Saying Goodbye to HubSpot

I joined HubSpot on February first of 2009. In the six years since then we set the Guinness World Record for world’s largest webinar and we went public. I got married, wrote and published four books and moved to Las Vegas. I built and...Show More Summary

She Interviewed Her Way Into The Guinness Book Of World Records

Seventeen-year-old celebrity journalist Pavlina Osta is a marathoner, but not in the run-a-million-miles-and-get-sweaty way. Pavlina's an interview m... Read more: Guiness Book of World Records, Guiness World Record, Pavlina Osta, Pavlina Osta World Record, Fearless Teens, Teen News

Newswire: Eminem is getting sued for allegedly stealing a sample used in “Rap God”

Words can hurt, and sometimes they hurt the pocketbook. That’s currently the case for Eminem, whose song “Rap God” entered the Guinness Book of World Records for containing the most words in a hit single (1,560, according to Guinness—we lost count after 23). Show More Summary

5 Religious Guinness Records Smashed In 2014 (And 5 More Waiting To Be Broken)

(RNS) Some churches conduct pageants. Some temples host dinners. And others spend weeks or months meticulously planning how to break a Guinness World... Read more: Interfaith, Guinness World Records, Guinness Book of World Records, Guinness World Records 2014, Religion News

Milk shortage shuts top ice-cream store

An ice-cream store listed in the Guinness World Records book has become the latest victim of Venezuela's economic crisis. ||| Caracas - An ice-cream store listed in the Guinness World Records book for its 863 different flavours has become...Show More Summary

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