Tag: world record

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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Jul 4, 2017

1.5m Volunteers in India Plant Record-Breaking 66 Million Trees in 12 Hours

1.5m Volunteers in India Plant Record-Breaking 66 Million Trees in 12 Hours

The initiative is part of the Paris Agreement where India vowed to increase forest coverage by 5+ million hectares by 2030

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Jun 21, 2017

Japanese Kids Set Team World Record for Most Skips Over a Single Rope in 1 Minute

Japanese Kids Set Team World Record for Most Skips Over a Single Rope in 1 Minute

14 elementary school students from Japan set the World Record for ‘Most skips over a single rope in 1 minute by a team’ with 225 in a row

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Jun 6, 2017

Nat Geo Releases First Exclusive Teaser Footage of Alex Honnold’s Historic Climb

Nat Geo Releases First Exclusive Teaser Footage of Alex Honnold’s Historic Climb

On June 3rd, Honnold became the first person to ever free solo climb El Capitan at Yosemite National Park

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May 31, 2017

The World’s Largest Floating Solar Power Plant Just Opened in a Flooded Coal Mining Area

The World’s Largest Floating Solar Power Plant Just Opened in a Flooded Coal Mining Area

The 40-megawatt facility was just connected to the local power grid in Huainan, China

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May 17, 2017

Incredible Wooden Lion Carved from a Single Tree (11 photos)

Incredible Wooden Lion Carved from a Single Tree (11 photos)

Dengding Rui Yao led a team of 20 assistants on a 3-year journey to complete this amazing wooden lion sculpture

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