‘Kuching’ is the Bahasa Malaysia word for ‘cats’, so it only seems right that a Guinness World Records attempt in the city should have a strong association with the much-loved animals.
The people of Yakutsk in the Republic of Sakha, part of the Russian Federation, turned out in their thousands to take part in an official Guinness World Records attempt.
This week we're placing the spotlight on a global team of domino engineers who came together to break a huge record in spectacular style.
The city of Moyobamba in Peru has earned its place in Guinness World Records history after organising the largest Peruvian folk dance with a total of 3,170 people.
Peter Thompson from Bedford in the UK has skipped into the record books after months of practicing and perfecting his jump rope skills.
Serial record-breaker Muhammad Rashid from Karachi, Pakistan is one step closer to his goal of achieving every martial arts Guinness World Records title there is.
With the colours of red, white and blue set to stream the USA this week, here's a handful of recent Guinness World Records titles that provide another reason to celebrate Independence Day.
It’s now seven years since digital media website Mashable first celebrated Social Media Day, holiday in honor of the many digital platforms operated by online users around the world. To mark the occasion, we’ve picked ten digital-based record titles that are definitely share-worthy.
In this attempt, Chef Gordon Ramsay challenged the Publix employee to attempt the record for Fastest time to dice a watermelon – a record that challenges a slicing technique that Jones has perfected over the last 17 years.
This week we're placing the spotlight on a talented teen wakesurfer who used his rising fame in the athletic world to aid Tanzanian orphans.
Welsh gym enthusiast Carlton Williams has returned to take back his Guinness World Records title for the most push ups in one hour.
In light of their new U.S. game show, Candy Crush achieved the record for the world’s Largest touch-screen display.
When he was last measured on 27 June 1940, American giant Robert Wadlow stretched a staggering 2.72 m (8 ft 11.1 in) tall.
Sandeep Singh from Punjab, India has just spun into the record books thanks to his unconventional but extremely impressive basketball skills.
Optics and imaging company Nikon has just set a picture perfect Guinness World Records title for the largest human image of a camera.
For the seventh consecutive year, Guinness World Records is pleased to announce their partnership with the 2017 Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon to provide runners the opportunity to make history when crossing the finish line.
Our Sport Records Manager Adam Brown takes a look back over a season packed with incredible footballing feats across the continent.
Pizza is already a beloved meal all over the world, but a pizza that stretches over a mile long makes the dish worthy of a world record.
Each week at Guinness World Records, we'll be rounding up the recent highlights from our incredible live broadcasts on our official Facebook page.
Monday 26th June marks 20 years since Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone was first published by Bloomsbury, so to celebrate the occasion the publishing house decided to organise a Guinness World Records title attempt.