Michael Peck Security, Americas For almost 73 years, the USS England has set a record for most subs sunk by a single ship. That record remains unbroken. Destroyer escorts were the econo-warships of the U.S. Navy in World War II. Designed...Show More Summary
The year 2016 was the warmest year since records were first kept in the 1880s, marking the third straight year world temperatures had reached an all-time high. Once again, climate change was blamed as the primary cause for this continuing trend, with the El Nino phenomenon also driving temperatures upwards. Show More Summary
At the Maclean's-Concordia Town Hall on the future of education and the future of work, a student panel talked about how university prepared them for the working world. The post For the record: Stingers’ hockey captain on resilience and teamwork appeared first on Macleans.ca.
Clars Auction Gallery?s January 14 and 15, 2017 was highlighted by the exceptional prices achieved on the significant collection of photography offered, a new world auction record was set for Chiura Obata and a Chinese painting of a censer soars to an unbelievable sale price of over $20,000. Show More Summary
Over the last eight years, Obama hit up some amazing restaurants all over the world If you look back at President Barack Obama’s restaurant track record, it’s clear that he cared about dining establishments for reasons beyond the food that they served. Show More Summary
A new company named Sigma, founded by alumni of mobile app search engine Quixey, aims to take records and certifications currently trapped in the analog world and bring them online. To do so, the company has raised $4.35 million in seed funding from Andreessen Horowitz and other investors. Show More Summary
Six 8? plate targets, from draw and 7 meters, in less then 10 seconds with a 9 mm handgun was the mission. Doesn’t sound too hard, even for me! But Max Michel – IPSC Handgun World Champion – had a much lower time in mind. His target was below 2.5 seconds, using a SIG P320RX. Show More Summary
Janet Jackson has given birth to a baby boy, and the good news has raised the hopes of a vast number of women around the world who aspire to have children after the age of 40-years-old. According to the Sydney Morning Herald, Jackson’s representative revealed the details of the childbirth by mentioning that the 50-year-old... Show More Summary
Marco Zorzin is a 30-year-old sign fitter. He lives in Hertfordshire, England with his wife and two daughters. He also owns 1,518 items of Superman memorabilia, which makes him a Guinness World Record holder. SEE ALSO: Congrats to this...Show More Summary
Keeping one foot each on the dance floor and in the bedroom, Forward, the new record by NYC/Portland/world duo Dream City, is that rare thing: an album suitable for headphone deep listens as well as actually being danced to. The union of S. Show More Summary
Shemika Charles from New York was filmed limbo dancing at Philadelphia airport. The 23-year-old is a two-time Guinness World Record holder for limbo dancing.
The Premier League club broke the world transfer record in 2016.
Since launching in 2010, the Hennessey Venom GT has lived among a very select handful of elite supercars with four-figure horsepower numbers and world speed record ambitions. The unofficial fastest production car in the world has now sped all the way to the end of production, as the last of just 13 examples has left the factory. Show More Summary
One of the late George Michael’s final recordings could be released posthumously, the BBC reports. The Listen Without Prejudice artist was collaborating with Virgin EMI’s DJ Naughty Boy in the weeks before his death. Although not much progress was made on Michael’s album, the pair did work together on a track for DJ Naughty Boy’s new album. Show More Summary
Data are increasingly becoming the most important asset in the world. Everything that we do in every facet of our lives is being recorded in some database somewhere. Data scientists then tend to use the collected data to draw patterns, inferences, and generalizations about people and their choices regarding just [...]
Things that you didn’t even know existed, let alone had world records attached to them.
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2016 was the hottest year in 137 years of record keeping and the third year in a row to take the number one slot, a mark of how much the world has warmed over the last century because of human activities, U.S. government scientists announced Wednesday. 2016 is a “data point at the end of many data...
In June 2013 Holden set a world record — the fastest ute to lap the famous Nurburgring circuit. The time set was 8:19:47, making it not only the fastest ute, but one of the fastest cars to lap the German track. Now, Holden is saying a new record could still be on the cards. Using […]