Posts Tagged ‘World Record’

Staff at a south coast tourist attraction have been exercising their lungs in preparation for a bizarre world record attempt for the “loudest scream” in the run up to Halloween . The ear-shattering attempt will take place on Saturday with a special “guest” appearance from current world record holder Jill Drake, who will attempt to […]

Meet the tallest couple in the world – who calm have a connected height on 13 feet and 10.72 inches (that’s over 4.2 cadence Sun Ming and Xu Yan, from Beijing, have secured the 2016 Guinness World Record as the world’s tallest married couple, beating the earlier record holders by just 4.37 cm. Extraordinarily, Sun […]

Welcome to Country Australia

Posted: 23rd February 2012 by Absurd Stories in Animals, People

Welcome to Country Australia Meet JR. He’s is a Texas longhorn, with the same name as a famous Texas icon J.R. Ewing. Now his horns are long enough to stretch 2.77 metres. But here’s the Strange thing: instead of happily living deep in the middle of Texas, the longhorn comes from Queensland, Australia. Residing on […]

Largest Insect in the World

Posted: 31st December 2011 by Absurd Stories in Animals
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The bug that was recently proclaimed the noisiest animal in the world is back in the spotlight as the largest insect in the world.  Recently, the bug officially known as Micronecta scholtzi was recognized as the noisiest animal relative to its body size and according to scientists can make a din measuring 99.2 decibels which […]

World’s longest Christmas cake in China

Posted: 25th December 2011 by Absurd Stories in People
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It took the chefs at the Pudong Shangri-la Hote in China seven days to bake and sweeten the longest Christmas cake which measures 1,068 metres (3,504 feet).  So far as the ingredients are concerned, 1045kg of flour, 904 organic eggs, 209kg sugar, 401 kg of bitter chocolate and 34 kig of Tahitian vanilla were used […]

World Record Scooter Race

Posted: 28th November 2011 by Absurd Stories in Motoring
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World Record Scooter Race In order to celebrate the Guinness World Records day more than 300, 000 people around the globe have participated in races or other competitions in an attempt to break already established world records or achieve new ones.  Some people have successfully made their names to the Book of Records like Bernice […]

World’s Largest Bra

Posted: 19th November 2011 by Absurd Stories in People
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Ever wondered what is the world’s largest bra? It actually has a 1222B cup and measures nearly 102 feet around the chest and more than 4000 square feet of light weight spinnaker nylon has been used for its production.  The fabric used weighted almost 165 pounds and along with the metal fasteners the bra’s weight […]