Tag: largest

Mar 15, 2018

Just In Case You’ve Never Seen the World Record for Largest Hula Hoop Spun

Just In Case You’ve Never Seen the World Record for Largest Hula Hoop Spun

Yuya Yamada set the world record with 6 rotations of a hoop that measures 5.14 m (16 ft 10 in) in diameter

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Feb 27, 2018

Casting the Mirror for the World’s Largest Telescope

Casting the Mirror for the World’s Largest Telescope

The castings of the 15-metric ton, off-axis mirrors for the Giant Magellan Telescope forced engineers to push the design and manufacturing process beyond all previous limits

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Feb 7, 2018

SpaceX Just Launched the World’s Most Powerful Rocket and Sent a Tesla to Mars

SpaceX Just Launched the World’s Most Powerful Rocket and Sent a Tesla to Mars

The Tesla’s radio is also playing a David Bowie soundtrack on loop

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Nov 2, 2017

World’s Largest Deliverable Pizza

World’s Largest Deliverable Pizza

This 20 square foot, 200 slice party pizza can feed 50-70 guests

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Aug 9, 2017

The Mountain of Hell Bike Race Starts at the Top of a Glacier and All 700 Riders Go at Once

The Mountain of Hell Bike Race Starts at the Top of a Glacier and All 700 Riders Go at Once

It’s the world’s largest downhill mass start, beginning atop Les Deux Alpes glacier (3600m) and finishing down the valley 30 minutes later

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Jul 14, 2017

The World’s Largest Super Soaker Shoots at 2,400 PSI and 243 mph

The World’s Largest Super Soaker Shoots at 2,400 PSI and 243 mph

It can split a watermelon in half

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Jul 10, 2017

This World Record Fireworks Display Creates the American Flag

This World Record Fireworks Display Creates the American Flag

The 900ft wide x 600ft tall flag was illuminated over Fort McHenry and recognized as the “largest pyrotechnical image” ever

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