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Students Set Out To Create (Messy) World Record For Longest PB&J Sandwich

Students Set Out To Create (Messy) World Record For Longest PB&J Sandwich

Alexandra Zaslow  04. 3.2014
It was lunch time for the students at Escondido Charter High School in Escondido, Calif., who hoped to set a record for the world’s longest...
WOW! Girl Scout Sets Cookie Record

WOW! Girl Scout Sets Cookie Record

03.25.2014
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — An Oklahoma City girl who says she asks everyone she meets to buy Girl Scout cookies has broken the organization's...

The Story Behind the World's Smallest Island

03.24.2014
You have to disqualify all the bigger landmasses as continents, and ignore the possibility that Greenland might actually be three smaller...
Major League Soccer vs. English Premier League: How Do the Records Stack Up?

Major League Soccer vs. English Premier League: How Do the Records Stack Up?

03.24.2014
How does an 18-year-old emerging league compare to a 126-year national institution? Let's cherry pick a few superlatives and find out....
Wacky World Record Is Made In The Shade

Wacky World Record Is Made In The Shade

03. 8.2014
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) — There appears to be another arcane world record in Grand Rapids, this time for the most people wearing sunglasses...
Winner By A Nose! WATCH The Fastest Nose Typist

Winner By A Nose! WATCH The Fastest Nose Typist

David Moye  03. 5.2014
Some people put their nose to the grindstone, but Mohammed Khurshid Hussain prefers to stick his schnozz on a computer keyboard. It may...
EXPLAINED: How 'Bloodthirsty' Ruler Could Have Fathered 1,000 Kids

EXPLAINED: How 'Bloodthirsty' Ruler Could Have Fathered 1,000 Kids

Charles Q. Choi  02.26.2014
Sultan Moulay Ismaïl of Morocco, "The Bloodthirsty," reputedly sired hundreds of children and perhaps more than a 1,000. Now computer...
Proposal To Wrap The World's Tallest Building In Fabric Is A Real Thing

Proposal To Wrap The World's Tallest Building In Fabric Is A Real Thing

02.14.2014
The Burj Khalifa in Dubai is widely known as the world's tallest building, measuring in at 2,716.5 feet and 160 stories. It's an extraordinary...
VALENTINE'S DAY WORLD RECORDS: Can You Kiss As Long As Them?

VALENTINE'S DAY WORLD RECORDS: Can You Kiss As Long As Them?

David Moye  02.13.2014
Stumped for a Valentine's Day gift? If you can't find the right card, can't express your love with flower, and don't want to purchase...
Greater, The World's Oldest Flamingo Dies

Greater, The World's Oldest Flamingo Dies

David Moye  02. 3.2014
A flamingo that defied the odds by living to the ripe old age of 83 has died. The flamingo was named "Greater," after the species it belonged...
66 Percent Of Her Body Is Legs

66 Percent Of Her Body Is Legs

David Moye  02. 3.2014
When people tell Brooke Banker she's all legs, they're not exaggerating by much. The 5-foot, 11-inch model's legs measure 47 inches from...
This Toy Car Collection WIll Make You Want To Be A Kid Again

This Toy Car Collection WIll Make You Want To Be A Kid Again

02. 3.2014
Billy Karam has a lot of toy cars. So many, in fact, that his prized collection is recognized by Guinness World Records. Now, Cool Hunting...
Guinness Record For Area With Most Lightning Goes To...

Guinness Record For Area With Most Lightning Goes To...

Sara Gates  01.29.2014
Locals in Venezuela may think of the Catatumbo lightning as a regular light show, but the folks at Guinness think it's a little more noteworthy....
World's Tallest Woman Has Life-Saving Surgery

World's Tallest Woman Has Life-Saving Surgery

David Moye  01.29.2014
The world's tallest woman is getting a new lease on life after surgery to remove the tumor that was causing her massive growth. Siddiqa...