Tweet Someday, I’ll try your corn maize, Dixon: Dixon residents Matt and Mark Cooley, owners of Cool Patch Pumpkins, currently hold the Guinness World Record for “largest maze, temporary corn/crop maze”. The maze measured 163,853.83 m² or 40.489 acres. In 2012, Cool Patch Pumpkins broke its own record with a 53-acre maze. In 2014 Cool Patch Pumpkins […]
Imagine: A Morrissey album release with basically zero drama! With his last album, 2014's World Peace Is None Of Your Business, Morrissey ended up in a feud with his record label, and the album itself ended up pulled from online retailers, streaming services, and record store shelves. But today, Moz releases his new album Low…
As Michael Schumacher's 2001 Ferrari is sold at auction for a record fee, BBC Sport looks back at how the seven-time world champion won his final Monaco Grand Prix..
A portrait of the world’s most recognizable person, Jesus Christ, painted by an icon whose renown doesn’t trail too far behind, Leonardo da Vinci, on Wednesday sold at auction for $450.3 million, setting a new record for artistic largesse. Only...Show More Summary
Scotland welcome world champions New Zealand to Murrayfield this weekend, for another crack at that long standing record of 2 draws, 0 wins. The post Scotland vs New Zealand: the teams appeared first on Scottish Rugby Blog.
The “devastated” couple is offering four $25,000 rewards to be paid in bitcoin for the recovery of the cats — two of which had just snagged Guinness World Records.
A triumph of marketing over aesthetics? Or the legitimate cost of owning a Da Vinci? The sale of a Renaissance portrait of Jesus Christ for nearly half a billion dollars has stunned the art world. Its quality and condition are debated and isolated doubts may even linger over its authenticity. Show More Summary
Capture your holiday in 360 angles! Did you really go on that crazy adventure around the world if you didn’t record it? Of course it can be a nuisance having to bring...
A rare Leonardo Da Vinci painting has shattered the record for art sold at auction or privately after selling for $450 million on Wednesday. The new world record holder is Leonardo Da Vinci’s Salvator Mundi (Latin for “Savior of the World”) and is one of fewer than 20 paintings by the artist that is known to exist. The painting depicts Jesus Christ […]
A painting of Christ by the Renaissance master Leonardo da Vinci sold for a record $450 million at auction on Wednesday, obliterating previous records. The painting, called "Salvator Mundi" (Italian for "Savior of the World"), is one of fewer than 20 paintings by Leonardo known to exist and the only...
A first edition of Harry Potter and the Philosopher?s Stone by J K Rowling set a new world record at auction of £106,250 at Bonhams Fine Books and Manuscripts Sale in London today (15 November). It had been estimated at £30,000-40,000. Show More Summary
The painting, called “Salvator Mundi,” Italian for “Savior of the World,” is one of fewer than 20 paintings by Leonardo known to exist.
Leonardo da Vinci's Christ painting 'Savior of the World' sells for record $450 million at New York auction.
SPONSORED: Presented by Sailthru Both literally and figuratively, the new iPhone is a ten. The device broke preorder records, and since launching, the iPhone X has set a new bar for the most valuable company in the world. And when it comes to mobile purchase conversion, iOS is already known to drive 2.5x more in-app purchases […]
APM Terminals Pier 400 Los Angeles has set new world record for single vessel cargo operations during the call of the 13,600 TEU capacity Maersk Evora, with a combined total of 24,846 TEUs loaded and discharged over a 128-hour period. Show More Summary
By Jared Anderson on SwimSwam 17-year-old Rikako Ikee has been putting on a show for the hometown Tokyo crowd. She broke her second World Junior Record of the meet with a 57.75 100 IM on day 2. Read the full story on SwimSwam: Ikee Breaks Second WJR of Tokyo World Cup With 57.75 IM
India's art market has emerged from a blue period with a flourish, as prices rise and the world starts to take note of its modern treasures. Tycoons riding the country's economic boom are helping to fuel record prices for works by the late abstract painter Vasudeo Gaitonde and other artists. Show More Summary
This chart comes from the International Energy Agency, which has not always had the greatest track record in world when it comes to energy projections, but it’s still worth a look: I have long been under the impression that shale oil and gas production is likely to peak and then decline fairly rapidly, but this […]
Taylor Swift's Reputation is taking the world by storm. But with its catchy beats and cryptic lyrics about her ex-loves and famous feuds, how could it not? Not only is the album a huge hit with fans, but it's causing major waves in the music industry. Show More Summary