Guinness World Record

WATCH: World's Biggest (Natural) Afro

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.08.2013 | UK Lifestyle

This woman is giving HuffPost UK Lifestyle serious hair envy. Aevin Dugas has been crowned (pun intended) owner of the world's biggest afro, which ...

Amsterdam: Viking River Cruises Go for Guinness World Record

Lynn Houghton | Posted 25.05.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Lynn Houghton

"Bedankt, for the Jenever!" I crowed, thanking our Viking River Cruise tour guide, Dewi. She had provided me with... well... perhaps just one too many...

Who Just Beat Jay-Z's World Record?

PA | Posted 29.06.2012 | UK Entertainment

The Flaming Lips have set a new Guinness World Record for the most live shows in a 24-hour period. The band set the record when they finished off t...

Anyone Home? The Queen Is Projected On To Palace

PA | Posted 19.06.2012 | Home

A giant image of the Queen made up of thousands of self-portraits of children has been projected on to Buckingham Palace. The Prince's Foundation f...

WATCH: World Record For Longest Guinea Pig Jump Smashed

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 19.03.2012 | UK Comedy

That's right, there's a world record for 'longest guinea pig jump' - and Truffles here is the current owner that record, the lithe little tyke. Fir...

WATCH: Human Dominoes World Record Broken

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 01.03.2012 | UK Comedy

Two days ago, the world record for the biggest mattress-based human domino run stood at 550, as carried out by a group of plucky Belgians last year. ...

WATCH: World Record For Longest Paper Airplane Throw Smashed

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 29.02.2012 | UK Comedy

Throwing a paper airplane is one of those thing everyone thinks they can do - but no matter how confident you are about your paper plane-throwing abil...

WATCH: 145 People Water-Skiing Off The Back Of One Boat

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 31.01.2012 | UK Comedy

How many people do you think could water-ski off the back of one boat? 50? 75? 100? Well, as it turns out, the magic number is... 145. It would ha...

Record-Breaking 3D Street Art Unveiled

Posted 17.02.2012 | Home

Visitors to Macao in China better watch their step after a record-breaking 120 meter-long 3D artwork was unveiled in the city. The painting – cal...

'Magnetic' Georgian Man Sticks 50 Spoons To His Body To Set World Record (PICTURES)

Huffington Post | Alastair Plumb | Posted 19.12.2011 | UK Comedy

Some days, it feels like almost everyone has a Guinness World Record - something 39-year-old Georgian kick-boxing trainer and spoon enthusiast Etibar ...

The World's Oldest Dog, Pusuke, Dies In Japan At The Age Of 26 (Pictures)

Huffington Post | Alastair Plumb | Posted 08.12.2011 | UK Comedy

Living to the grand ol' age of 26 years old, Pusuke has, as they say, had a very good innings. Working out at a whopping 125 years old in dog year...

World Record Fish And Chips

Zoomin TV | Posted 05.09.2011 | UK

A pub in Yorkshire made a fish & chips dish on Saturday, breaking the Guinness World Record. It took an hour to fry. In total it weighed 96 pounds. ...