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RIP Mars Opportunity Rover. Designed For 90 Days, It Lasted 14 Years

One of the most successful and enduring feats of interplanetary exploration, NASA’s Opportunity rover mission is at an end after almost 15 years exploring the surface of Mars and helping lay the groundwork for NASA’s return to the Red Planet. 1,578 more words


The Tallest, Shortest, and Fattest Men in Europe, 1913 (Colorized)

In this colorized photo by Jecinci, we see Europe’s tallest known man (Cornelius Bruns) playing cards with Europe’s fattest man (Cannon Colossus) and shortest man (unknown) in 1913. 95 more words


Record-size yellowfin tuna almost pulls angler overboard

Keith Drouet said that the massive yellowfin tuna he caught last Saturday, while fishing with friends off Puerto Vallarta, Mexico, nearly yanked him off the boat. 662 more words


Super Gamer 85 - Control Schemes part one: Benjamin Gwin

Hey Super Gamers. So this episode is kind of a two-parter in two different media; we’ve got a THEME this week: wacky controls!

On this week’s podcast, we’ve got Benjamin “Bearzly” Gwin, the Guinness World Record holder for Most alternative control methods used to complete… 93 more words


Burj Khalifa - The tallest building in the world

Burj Khalifa
Photo by: Burj Khalifa

Burj Khalifa of Dubai, UAE is still the tallest skyscraper on the planet. The building was opened in January 4, 2010. 313 more words


Man Takes Two Years To Build World's Largest K'nex Machine

“This machine currently holds the Guinness World Record for the largest K’nex ball machine. It contains over 126,000 pieces, 10 lifts, 14 motors, and over 1000 feet of track. 23 more words


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1.5 Million Volunteers Plant 66 Million Trees In 12 Hours, Breaking The Guinness World Record

The central Indian state of Madhya Pradesh has set a new Guinness World Record after having 1.5 million volunteers plant more than 66 million tree saplings in just around 12 hours alongside the Narmada River! 161 more words