Tagged With World Records

A retired Royal Marine and amputee just rowed solo across the Atlantic in 60 days, shattering the previous record


In a world first, a woman just swam around Easter Island, logging more than 39 miles in 19 hours without any help from fins or boats


A 57-year-old Google engineer performed the highest human free-fall, jumping from 135,890 feet up in the stratosphere. A documentary now on Netflix reveals how he did it.



A farmer in Hawaii is growing record-sized avocados that weigh as much as a newborn baby


A fitness guru who goes by 'Iceman' says exposure to extreme temperatures is a lifesaving third pillar of physical health


An American adventurer has become the first person to cross Antarctica alone and unaided. His training included Buddhist retreats and a 400-mile trek in Greenland.



Elon Musk beat a world record for rocket launches in 2018. Here's every history-making SpaceX mission of the year.


A French swimmer is racing to become the first person to swim across the Pacific. Here's what his days in the water are like.


Real-life Iron Man breaks world record for fastest speed in jet engine suit


Watch the first footage of a fish living at record-breaking depths that surprised scientists


Danish badminton player sets new world record with a 265-mph smash


A world record just got broken for the highest basketball shot -- and it was from the top of a Swiss dam



A 20-year-old from the Netherlands just set a new Rubik's Cube world record of 4.74 seconds


7 Guinness World Records that brought people together for bizarre and wonderful reasons


This human-powered bicycle can reach speeds over 85 mph


This supersonic car will shatter a world record by going from zero to 1000 mph in under a minute



This incredibly detailed Batman costume just set a Guinness World Record


A fisherman may have found the world's largest pearl


Katie Ledecky is redefining the limits of athletic performance


These people made a 100-person rope swing from a 98-foot bridge