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In the time it takes you to read this, Collin Burns might have already solved a Rubik’s cube. At an official World Cube Association competition in Doylestown, Pennsylvania on Saturday, Burns set a new world record by completing a 3x3x3 Rubik’s Cube in just 5.25 seconds. Show More Summary
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In the land of high-stakes Rubik's cubing, three-tenths of a second can make you famous. Teenager Collin Burns absolutely obliterated the world record to solve a Rubik's Cube on Saturday at a World Cubing Association competition held in Doylestown, Pennsylvania. Show More Summary
Collin Burns broke the world record by solving a Rubik's Cube in 5.25 seconds. Usually teenagers scare me, but these nerds seem ok. (via YouTube) I always thought the Rubik's Cube was an impossible puzzle that could only be solved by either picking off the stickers or burying it in a closet where it couldn't taunt me. Show More Summary
Collin Burns set a new world record by solving a 3×3 Rubik’s Cube in just 5.25s, breaking the 5.55s solve set by Mats Valk in 2013. It’s an amazing moment spoiled by a banshee in the crowd. Seriously turn your volume down.
‘WHAT THE HECK?!’
This kid is freaky fast. He sets a new world record by solving a Rubik's Cube in just over 5 seconds, besting the previous record by an impressive three-tenths of a second.
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Anyone who's ever stared hopelessly at a Rubik's Cube will be impressed by this: On Saturday in Pennsylvania, a teen set a new world record, solving a 3x3x3 cube in 5.25 seconds. Collin Burns was participating in the final round of a competition at Central Bucks West High School...
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That's all the time that 17-year old Collin Burns needed to solve a 3x3x3 Rubik's Cube. He did so at a competition at Central Bucks West High School in Doylestown, Pennsylvania. This broke a previous world record of 5.55 seconds. It's a very casual scene. Show More Summary
Achieved by a teenager in Western Pennsylvania.
A Pennsylvania high school student named Collin Burns beat the 3x3x3 Rubik's Cube world record this weekend by solving it in only 5.25 seconds. His time beats the previous record of 5.55 seconds, which has been held by Mats Valk from the Netherlands since 2013. Show More Summary
I don’t know what’s more shocking, the record or that kids even still know what a Rubik Cube is in the first place. Either way, Collin Burns solving it in under
Collin Burns broke the world record
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