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World's Oldest Cat Is A Real Meow-thuselah

World's Oldest Cat Is A Real Meow-thuselah

David Moye  05.10.2016
You'd think a 30-year-old cat would spend a lot of time cat napping, but not Scooter. This Siamese cat from Mansfield, Texas, has lived...
Don’t Even Bother Trying To Beat This Guy At 'Donkey Kong.'

Don’t Even Bother Trying To Beat This Guy At 'Donkey Kong.'

Lee Moran  05.10.2016
Wes Copeland has not only obliterated his previous "Donkey Kong" world record, but he may have achieved the classic 1981 video game's highest...
Freediver Breaks His Own World Record, Days After 'Terrible' Return To Surface

Freediver Breaks His Own World Record, Days After 'Terrible' Return To Surface

Michael McLaughlin  05. 3.2016
A veteran freediver set two world records in the extreme sport in three days, though he said he feared blacking out swimming...
New York's Classic Skyscrapers: An Insider's Grand Tour

New York's Classic Skyscrapers: An Insider's Grand Tour

Peter Mandel  04.25.2016
The idea of the city skyscraper, of building up instead of out, was first dreamt up back in Chicago's frontier days. But to those, like...
This Is The Oldest Message In A Bottle Ever Found

This Is The Oldest Message In A Bottle Ever Found

Dominique Mosbergen  04.20.2016
Marianne Winkler was on vacation on the German island of Amrum last April when she stumbled upon an old message in a bottle that had washed...
104-Year-Old Great-Granddad Becomes Oldest Person To Get A Tattoo

104-Year-Old Great-Granddad Becomes Oldest Person To Get A Tattoo

Yagana Shah  04. 7.2016
At 104, we imagine there's not a lot you haven't seen or done. Perhaps that's why centenarian Jack Reynolds decided to celebrate his birthday...
Sabreena Lachlainn-Henderson Aims to Be the First Transgender Woman to Sail Around the World in 2017

Sabreena Lachlainn-Henderson Aims to Be the First Transgender Woman to Sail Around the World in 2017

Charlize Veritas  04. 6.2016
Meet Sabreena Lachlainn-Henderson. A transgender woman hailing from Detroit, MI who aims to sail around the world solo, non-stop, unaided...
The World's Longest FLOATING Bridge Opens In Seattle

The World's Longest FLOATING Bridge Opens In Seattle

Atlas Obscura  04. 5.2016
This past weekend, Seattle replaced one superlative piece of infrastructure with another. Sitting atop Lake Washington, the new State Route...
Daredevil In A Wheelchair Defies Gravity And Puts Your Rollerblade Skills To Shame

Daredevil In A Wheelchair Defies Gravity And Puts Your Rollerblade Skills To Shame

Chantelle DMello  04. 1.2016
Aaron Fotheringham may need to use a wheelchair, but he hasn't let that stop him from being a backflipping badass. The 24-year-old...

Got hope? Join Us As We Set a World Record

Holly Duckworth  03.16.2016
Many of us on this planet have forgotten what hope is, some never had it, and others want it back. Join citizens of the world as we demand...
Holocaust Survivor Is New World's Oldest Man

Holocaust Survivor Is New World's Oldest Man

David Moye  03.11.2016
For Israel Kristal, getting into the Guinness World Records was just a matter of time -- 112 years and 178 days to be exact. Kristal,...
Is This The World's Loudest Burp? This Australian Man Thinks So

Is This The World's Loudest Burp? This Australian Man Thinks So

Nina Golgowski  02.25.2016
An Australian man believes he has unofficially dethroned the world record holder for the loudest burp. Neville Sharp of Humpty...
Watch As A Robot Solves A Rubik's Cube In Just 1.019 Seconds

Watch As A Robot Solves A Rubik's Cube In Just 1.019 Seconds

Ed Mazza  01.25.2016
Blink and you'll miss it. Two inventors have created a robot that's so good at solving the Rubik's Cube that it can do the...