World Records

New women's world record set at World Long Drive Competition

There were no record-breaking driving feats seen at the accuracy-intensive Royal Birkdale during the British Open, but halfway across the world the …

Golf

Practice For Jaguar's E-Pace Barrel Roll Looks Like a Ton of Fun

Jaguar and stunt driver Terry Grant used a giant air mattress to prepare for their barrel roll. We want to try it ourselves.<p>It took a lot of work for Jaguar and stunt driver Terry Grant to pull off their record-setting barrel roll. The jump required computer simulations, a robot-driven E-Pace mule, …

Best Of Panama Coffee Breaks World Record Price

The Best of Panama auction concluded last week, and the “a cup of coffee shouldn’t cost $3” crowd may want to stop reading here (or, y’know, stop …

Coffee

Phillis Meti Hits 406 Yard Drive To Break Women’s World Record

Meti, from New Zealand, broke the record in the World Long Drive Championship semi final, watch it here...<p><b>Phillis Meti Hits 406 Yard Drive To Break</b> …

Golf

Team USA Blasts 3:40.28 Mixed Medley Relay World Record - Swimming World News

Photo Courtesy: SIPA USA<p><i>Editorial Coverage provided by</i><p>Team USA delivered a strong showing in prelims of the mixed medley relay, loading the relay …

Olympics

Masse says her world record swim ‘didn’t feel perfect’

Kylie Masse calls into Prime Time Sports to talk about setting a world record for the 100 meter backstroke and explains why she thinks she still has …

Olympics

Jose Mourinho and Manchester United Consider World Record Bid for Real Madrid Star

The Old Trafford club could make a world record bid this summer

World News

Watch The Jaguar E-PACE Do The World Record Barrel Roll Jump

Courtesy: Jaguar Newsroom<p><b>Jaguar E-PACE recreates that unbelievable James Bond movie stunt at its global launch and drives off with a Guinness World</b> …

Cool Stuff

Watch The 2018 Jaguar E-Pace Practice Barrel Rolls On A Giant Bouncy Castle

Jaguar literally launched its 2018 E-Pace compact crossover earlier this month in London, conducting the Guinness Book of World Records’ farthest …

Kylie Masse Gets Over the Hump, Makes History for Canada

Photo Courtesy: SIPA USA<p><i>By David Rieder.</i><p><b>Kylie Masse’s</b> ascendance to the elite level of women’s sprint backstroke was rapid and nothing short of …

Olympics

United States break world record in mixed relay swimming

BUDAPEST (Reuters) - The United States quartet set a world record in the mixed 4x100 meters medley relay in heats at the world swimming championships on Wednesday.<p>The U.S. time of three minutes 40.28 seconds broke the previous record of three minutes 41.71 seconds set by Great Britain at the 2015 …

Olympics

Introducing the EVGA GeForce GTX 1080 Ti K|NGP|N

A fancy new card with a fancy way of spelling K|NGP|N has just been announced by EVGA. It is a rather attractive card, eschewing RGBitis for a copper …

NVidia Geforce

Mai Kuraki Awarded Guinness World Record for Most Theme Songs in a Single Anime Series

The Detective Conan anime series can add a Guinness World Record to its resume, thanks to Mai Kuraki. The singer was awarded the Guinness World …

Anime

Meaty Secrets Behind the Record-Setting, 1,774-Pound Burger

While some people brag about their half-pound burgers on Fourth of July, they have nothing on the latest beefy creation from Mallie’s Sports Grill & …

Burgers

50m Breast Me 25:95 Karke Adam Peaty Ne Bnaya New World Record

2017 FINA WORLD SWIMMING CHAMPIONSHIPS Sunday, July 23rd – Sunday, July 30th Budapest, Hungary LCM (50m) Full Competition Schedule Meet... Current …

Swimming

Jewish Boy Scouts Spin 820 Dreidels — Set World Record

A Guinness World Record for the most dreidels spinning at one time was set at the Boy Scouts of America’s 2017 National Jamboree.

Boy Scouts

King Gets The Last Laugh Over Efimova... For Now

It doesn’t get much better than this. The last 48 hours have been the conclusion to a heated war of words that felt more like the leadup to a boxing …

Olympics

American King breaks women's 100m breaststroke world record

BUDAPEST (Reuters) - Lilly King of the United States set a world record for the women’s 100 metres breaststroke at the world championships on Tuesday.<p>King’s time of one minute 4.13 seconds broke the mark of one minute 4.35 seconds set by Lithuania's Ruta Meilutyte at the 2013 world championships.

Olympics

Hamer equals world record

The Paralympic silver medallist swam a strong morning heat to qualify first for tonight’s final, matching the world record time of 1:56.27 set by …

Olympics

ASIA: Jiayu Wins China's 1st 100 Back World Champs Gold Ever

Chinese backstroker <b>Xu Jiayu</b> made history for his country on Tuesday night with his performance in the men’s 100 back final. Though he wasn’t able to …

Olympics

Peaty powers to World record

Peaty (National Centre Loughborough) went in the ninth and final heat of the morning in the Men’s 50m Breast after claiming the World 100m …

Olympics

The “Senior Nomads” mark 1000 nights staying in Airbnbs around the world

A globe-trotting couple has met a unique milestone as they travel around the world, marking 1000 nights spent in Airbnbs all over the world.<p>Debbie and Michael Campbell, a retired American couple who are known online as the “Senior Nomads”, have been travelling since July 2013. At that time, they …

Travel

Petition calls for Confederate statue to be replaced with statue of Snooty the manatee

SARASOTA, Fla. (WFLA) – Hours after the death of Snooty, the world’s oldest known manatee, someone began circulating a Change.org petition calling …

Marine Mammals

Victor Davis: Body and soul

The late Canadian swimming legend matched physicality with competitive fire<p><i>Editor's note: This is part of a series of stories celebrating some of</i> …

Olympics

Sun wins third straight 400m free title, Sjostrom breaks world record in team relay at worlds - Xinhua

China's Sun Yang celebrates after the men's 400m free style final of swimming at the 17th FINA World Championships in Budapest, Hungary, on July 23, …

Olympics

Watermelon ripe for summer, right for health

A tattered copy of the Guinness Book of World Records recently surfaced, and my boys and I were reminiscing about all of the records they were …

Healthy Eating

The Smallest Hotel in the World Might Also Be the Most Romantic

There's only room for two.<p>You definitely won’t find a cozier hotel anywhere else in the world.<p>The Eh’häusl Hotel in Amberg, Germany, holds the …

Hotels

The World’s Tallest Gas Pump Is Nearly Complete

Say hello to the next giant thing on the old Route 66.<p>The glory days of U.S. Route 66 may be in the rearview, but its legacy continues to grow at …

Culture

Snooty, the world’s oldest captive manatee, dies in tragic accident

BRADENTON, Fla. -- The world's oldest-known manatee in captivity, Snooty, has died in a tragic accident, the South Florida Museum said.<p>The beloved …

Animals

Good in the sack: Man smashes sack racing world record

This is the moment a father-of-two smashed Sir Mo Farah’s world record — for sack racing.<p>Stephen Wildish, 36, hopped 100 meters in just 28.1 seconds …

Lifestyle