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Swedish Nurse Becomes Fastest Woman Ever To Ski Solo To The South Pole

Swedish Nurse Becomes Fastest Woman Ever To Ski Solo To The South Pole

Rebecca Shapiro  01. 5.2017
A Swedish solo skier has just reached the South Pole unaided quicker than any woman has done before. And she’s not done...
This Great Dane Just Received A Huge Honor

This Great Dane Just Received A Huge Honor

David Moye  12.30.2016
Talk about exceeding expectations: A former runt of the litter has grown up to be the tallest dog in the world. Guinness World...
Colossal Wave Rolls Through North Atlantic, Shattering Previous Record

Colossal Wave Rolls Through North Atlantic, Shattering Previous Record

Chris D'Angelo  12.14.2016
A massive wave in the North Atlantic near Scotland has set a new world record for the tallest ever measured by a buoy, the World Meteorological...
World's Oldest Known Wild Bird Is Expecting A New Chick

World's Oldest Known Wild Bird Is Expecting A New Chick

Hilary Hanson  12.13.2016
This old bird has done it again. Wisdom, a Laysan albatross and the world’s oldest known wild bird, is at least 66 years old and...
Awareness of the Ivory Crisis is Taking Shape

Awareness of the Ivory Crisis is Taking Shape

John F. Calvelli  12. 1.2016
In recent years, African nations with large elephant populations such as Kenya, Mozambique, and the Republic of Congo have made powerful...
World's Oldest Person Celebrates 117th Birthday In Style

World's Oldest Person Celebrates 117th Birthday In Style

David Moye  11.29.2016
The last living person known to be born in the 19th century is still thriving in the 21st. Emma Morano turned 117 on Tuesday and...
This 594-Foot-High Basketball Shot 'For Mankind' Is Out Of This World

This 594-Foot-High Basketball Shot 'For Mankind' Is Out Of This World

Ron Dicker  11.22.2016
The trick shot artists from How Ridiculous got really high for this one. HR’s Derek Herron sank a basketball from nearly...

The Fastest Subaru WRX STi In The World 'White Bullet'

Michael Berenis  11.21.2016
What's faster than a speeding train? More powerful than a locomotive? It could only be the fastest Subaru WRX STi in the world, known simply...
World's Shortest Couple Gets The Rings, Then The Record

World's Shortest Couple Gets The Rings, Then The Record

David Moye  11.17.2016
Nov. 17 is a big day in the lives of Paulo Gabriel da Silva Barros and Katyucia Lie Hoshino Barros. The Brazilian couple...
Real-Life Rapunzel Hasn't Cut Her Hair For 18 Years

Real-Life Rapunzel Hasn't Cut Her Hair For 18 Years

David Moye  11. 3.2016
A 60-year-old woman in China’s Shanxi province has hair that’s twice as long as she is tall. Ni Linmei said she hasn’t...

The Paul McCartney-United Nations Concerts for the People of Kampuchea: Closing Rock & Roll Diplomacy's First Decade

Hirad Abtahi  11. 1.2016
In 1969, John Lennon and Yoko Ono initiated Rock & Roll Diplomacy which, as with most things John and Yoko, was avant-garde: Bed-Ins, Bagism...
Celebrate National Cat Day With These Record-Setting Felines

Celebrate National Cat Day With These Record-Setting Felines

David Moye  10.28.2016
Saturday can only be described as “cataclysmic.” That’s because Oct. 29 is National Cat Day, an annual event...
Donnie Wahlberg Hangs Tough, Sets World Selfie Record

Donnie Wahlberg Hangs Tough, Sets World Selfie Record

David Moye  10.25.2016
Donnie Wahlberg just had his biggest record in 25 years, but it’s for selfies, not songs. Wahlberg set a record for “Most...