Popular World Records
The smallest dog living, in terms of height, is a female Chihuahua called Miracle Milly, who measured 9.65 cm (3.8 in) tall on 21 February 2013 and is owned by Vanesa Semler of Dorado, Puerto Rico.
Colonel Meow, a Himalayan-Persian cross-breed holds the world record for longest fur on a cat.
The fastest time to print 500 sheets by a colour desktop printer is 7 min 19 sec and was jointly achieved by the Hewlett-Packard Officejet Pro X551dw and Officejet Pro X576dw All-in-One printers as...
Chandra Bahadur Dangi from Nepal is the world's shortest living man, measuring 54.6cm (21.5 in).
What if, during the 2009 IAAF world Championships, Usain Bolt had broken the 100 meter dash record in his quarterfinal heat? Then broken it again in the semifinal? And then again in the medal race?
In Greek mythology, those who looked directly at Medusa would turn to stone.
Some world records aren’t pretty. Watching someone pull a truck via meat hooks in the back, for example, probably isn’t anyone’s idea of a beautiful aesthetic.
The highest mountain in the world is Mount Everest. Its peak rises to 8,848 m (29,028 ft 9 in) – the highest point in the world.
Comprising 242 individual frames with a frame size of only 45 nanometres by 25 nanometres (45 x 25 billionths of a metre), the smallest stop-motion film was created by IBM Research Laboratories in ...
The most Emmy Award nominations for a game show producer is 37 and was achieved by Harry Friedman (USA), the Executive Producer for the TV shows Wheel of Fortune and Jeopardy! as of 15 March 2013.