Tag: largest

Aug 14, 2019

A Fascinating Poster of the 100 Largest Islands in the World

Created by MapMakerDavid

The relief detail on each island is awesome

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Jun 20, 2019

Guy Sets New Penny Pyramid World Record, Guess How Many There Are

Guy Sets New Penny Pyramid World Record, Guess How Many There Are

It took Cory Nielsen 3 years to build. No glue or welding, purely free-stacked

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Nov 29, 2018

Absolute Unit Deemed Too Big for Abattoir Will Live Out Its Days Grazing

Absolute Unit Deemed Too Big for Abattoir Will Live Out Its Days Grazing

In awe at the size of this lad

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Jun 19, 2018

Believe It or Not, This is a Single-Celled Organism, Valonia Ventricosa

Photograph by Alexander Vasenin

You are looking at a single cell that can grow 4-9 cm in diameter!

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May 7, 2018

This is the Official World Record for the Biggest Wave Ever Surfed

This is the Official World Record for the Biggest Wave Ever Surfed

On Nov 8, 2017 Rodrigo Koxa surfed an 80 ft wave at Praia do Norte in Nazaré, Portugal

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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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