Tagged With World Records

18 times kids broke world records


16 celebrities you didn't know hold world records


15 of the most festive holiday-themed world records, from the tallest Christmas tree to the most valuable dreidel



16 of the spookiest Halloween world records


A Kenyan runner finished a marathon in under 2 hours, sprinting at a 4:34-mile pace. Here's why his record doesn't count.


17 animals that have broken world records



35 of the wildest Guinness World Records set in 2019


The youngest person to travel to every country says reaching the milestone at age 21 came down to 'a few simple life lessons'


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