The Guinness World Records 2017 book contains an exclusive foreword by lunar explorer and space scientist Dr Edwin E. “Buzz” Aldrin Jr, who in 1969 played a central role in the First manned landing on the moon.
One-hundred-and-fifty-five Santas safely landed in Australia on Sunday during an official Guinness World Records title attempt for the Most tandem parachute jumps in eight hours.
Wendy Suen was given a snow globe by her husband for Christmas in 2000. Since then she has gone on to accumulate the largest collection of snow globes in the world.
A month-by-month look back over the most impressive, exciting and game-changing accomplishments that have happened in 2016.
They’re best know for their soccer skills and FIFA gaming clips, but last week UK YouTube stars AJ3 (Andy Castell) and Charlie Morley filmed two videos with a difference as they took on two Guinness World Records title challenges.
Al Jazirah Vehicles Agencies and Al Jazirah Ford Racing drifted into the record books in a cloud of pink smoke as part of a campaign to raise awareness about breast cancer in Saudi Arabia.
In this week’s episode we see martial arts expert Lisa Dennis from the UK set a new record for the most roof tiles broken in one minute (female).
For the first time ever, Guinness World Records will partner with the Skechers Performance Los Angeles Marathon for their 2017 race, offering runners the chance to make their mark in history.
The generous non-profit and charitable organization, Fundacion Teleton, has come together with many participants to achieve the record for Largest hug relay.
At the Diplomat Resort & Spa in Hollywood, FL (USA) Guinness World Records adjudicator Carlos Martinez was on site at the 54th World Boxing Council Convention to honor some of the attendees with their record-breaking achievements in the boxing world.
Get ready to pucker up! Six Flags theme parks just set the record for Most couples kissing under the mistletoe (multiple venues).
In this week’s episode, record-breaking competitive eaters Takeru Kobayashi from Japan and Vittorio Noschese from Italy battle it out for the most hamburgers eaten in three minutes record.
Get ready to say “ahhhh!” Bernd Schmidt (Germany) has left a breadth of expectations for anyone trying to attempt the Largest gape.
It is with great sadness that Guinness World Records has learned of the death of iconic U.S. Astronaut John Glenn, who was known for admirable bravery and passion for the stars.
Students in Wageningen, Netherlands have passed Go and landed in the record books after creating the world's largest Monopoly board.
Whether you’ve just begun hauling your tree home, or have decked it with tinsel and ornaments, here are some of our favourite records that celebrate one of the oldest Christmas traditions.
Proud Italian Dimitri Panciera loves ice-cream so much that two scoops just isn't enough, he prefers to squeeze as many as possible on top of a cone.
Mario and many other favourite Nintendo personalities this week appear for the first time in an iOS game with the release on Thursday of Super Mario Run for iPhone and iPad.
To make the act of switching on the town’s Christmas tree lights even more exiting, Scandiweb constructed an elaborate Rube Goldberg for the people of Riga, Latvia.
With only 20 days until Christmas, the people of Calne in Wiltshire, UK got together to put on a festive event like no other, breaking the record for the most living figures in a nativity scene.