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