Wild Things

Guinness World Records: Wild Things takes you on a superlative safari around the globe, revealing the best of the beasts! Meet the natural world's largest, smallest, fastest, deadliest – and just plain oddest – creatures and find out what records they hold. Also get to know some of the biggest stars in wildlife conservation, including Sir David Attenborough, Jane Goodall, Steve Backshall, and Bindi and Robert Irwin. Get ready, as things are about to get wild…

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Watch creepy crawlies come to life!

From venomous centipedes to exotic praying mantises, see five record-breaking bugs emerge out of the pages of Wild Things. Just watch out for that scorpion’s sting…

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Parrot test

How to make a balloon parrot

Want to have a go at creating your own inflatable Polly? Find out how by downloading the instructions from the man behind the Largest balloon zoo. Or watch the video guide with balloon artist and magician “Magic Frostie”!

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Try a balloon dog record