She's 116 years old today -- and she still looks better than half of Hollywood.Misao Okawa -- recognized by the Guinness World Records as the world's oldest woman -- celebrated her record-breaking birthday today at a nursing home in Osaka, Japan.She…
Like most enterprise software companies, SAP is busy remaking itself into a cloud-computing company. At the core of its cloud efforts is a superfast database technology called HANA. During a press conference today where SAP announced...Show More Summary
When it comes to describing how good one is at typing, you use metrics such as WPM (words per minute) as well as checking their accuracy. After all anyone can just bang away at their keyboards to get a high WPM, so accuracy is a better reflection at how fast and accurate a typist is. Show More Summary
( Video Link ) Khurshid Hussein set a new Guinness World Record for typing with his nose when he correctly entered a 103-character sentence in just 47.44 seconds. This clobbers the old record of 1 minute, 33 seconds. Don’t expect him to keep it long. When Alex is out of the office, we all practice this skill. As you might expect, Jill is in the lead. -via Incredible Things
Last year we introduced you to Zeus, an awesomely large and handsome Great Dane from Otsego, Michigan. Zeus weighs 155 lbs, measures 44 inches from foot to shoulder, and currently holds the Guinness World Record for World’s Tallest Dog. Now we’d like you to meet Freddy, another awesomely large and handsome Great Dane. Show More Summary
Charlotte-based Salsarita’s now serves what it's calling the "World's Hottest Burrito," employing the Fort Mill-based PuckerButt Pepper Company's Smokin’ Ed’s Carolina Reaper. That pepper is the Guinness World Record holder for "Hottest...Show More Summary
A Pacific Oyster found off the coast of Denmark has officially been named the world’s largest, according to Guinness World Records. The oyster measures 13.97 inches in length and 4 inches in width, which is around a size 11 shoe. This large oyster also has...
A Chinese manufacturer recently claimed a title in the Guinness World Records for creating the world's thinnest latex condom with one measuring a mere 0.036 millimeters, AFP reports. [ more › ]
The World’s Thinnest Condom Is Three Times Slimmer Than a Strand of Hair Guinness’ new record holder is only 0.036 mm thick. read…
Bryan Berg is a professional card stacker and currently holds the Guinness records for the Tallest House of Freestanding Playing Cards and The World’s Largest House of Freestanding Playing Cards. Introduced to the art of card stacking...Show More Summary
A Chinese company recently took the Guinness World Records for the world's thinnest latex condom. It comes in at 0.036 millimeters. Read more...
The Guinness World Book of Records database has just given the title of the “World’s oldest railway tunnel” to one recently investigated in Fritchley near Crich in Derbyshire. It was located on a short horse and gravity worked mineral railway dating from 1793. Show More Summary
Jerry Seinfeld first appeared on The Tonight Show on May 6, 1981, when the 27-year-old comedian nervously serenaded Johnny Carson and his audience with jokes about fat people in the Guinness World Records and the Swiss Army. It’s fun...Show More Summary
A Philippine Christian sect has broken two records for organizing the largest charity walk in an effort to raise funds for survivors of last year's Typhoon Haiyan, a Guinness World Records official said Sunday.
How high does the Flag of Tajikistan fly? According to the Guinness Book of World Records, hIgher than any other at a dizzying 541 ft. The Dushanbe Flagpole was constructed by a San Diego-based construction company named Trident Support, who also erected the record breakers runner up, the 531 ft. Show More Summary
An Indiana pastor has made it into the Guinness Book of World Records for the second time in his life. The current pastor at Zion Missionary Church in Fremont, Ind., Jon Bruney recently set a new world record by pulling a 31,000-pounds-plus semi-truck for the distance of one mile in a time of one hour and thirty-six minutes.
When people tell Brooke Banner she's all legs, they're not exaggerating by much. The 5-foot, 11-inch model's legs measure 47 inches from heel to hi... Read more: Longest Legs, Video, Weird for Aol, Guinness World Records, Anatomical Wonders, Weird Photos & Videos, World Records, Svetlana Pankratova, Brooke Banker Longest Legs, Brooke Banker, World's Longest Legs, Weird News News
There are a lot of weird Guinness World’s Records, but I don’t even know how someone came up with this category: John and Amy Bruney became the new champs Thursday in the category of one person skipping rope on a … Continue reading ...
Billy Karam has a lot of toy cars. So many, in fact, that his prized collection is recognized by Guinness World Records. Now, Cool Hunting has tra... Read more: Largest Toy Car Collection, Toy Car Collection, Car Collection, Record Toy Collection, Beirut Toy Car Collection, Diorama Collection, Guinness Book of World Records, Toy Collection, Weird News News
Thu 27 Feb Have you always wanted to be a Guinness World Record holder? Register by Friday February 14 to read Veronica Roth’s Divergent with 3,000 other Sydneysiders...