Latest 2018 World Records

Thursday, January 11, 2018
Longest glass bridge: world record set in China (VIDEO)
A bridge 430 meters long and 6 meters wide opened last year in the Grand Canyon Scenic Area in Zhangjiajie, Hunan province. It stands at 218 meters above the valley between two steep cliffs in Hongyagu Scenic Area in Pingshan county.   BEIJING, China -- The 488-metre-long bridge at Hongyagu Scenic Area in Hebei, which opened on December 24, designed to hold 3,000 people on the transparent glass walkway


Thursday, January 11, 2018
World's First Solar Train: world record set in Australia (VIDEO) A refurbished 70-year-old 'red rattler' is running on a three-kilometre stretch on the New South Wales North Coast, powered entirely by solar energy, which sets the world record for the World's First Solar Train, according to the World Record Academy.   Byron Bay, NSW, Australia -- A refurbished 70-year-old 'red rattler' is running on a three-kilometre stretch on the New South Wales North Coast, powered entirely by solar energy


Wednesday, January 10, 2018
Largest Earthquake Drill: world record set in California (VIDEO) Drop! Cover! HOLD ON! Know what to do during an earthquake.   LOS ANGELES, CA, USA -- The "Great ShakeOut," an annual earthquake drill that started in Southern California, took place


Wednesday, January 10, 2018
Largest gathering of people dressed as penguins: world record set in Ohio (VIDEO) A total of 972 Youngstown State University students, alumni and community members gathered on the school's campus in their best penguin finery to celebrate the school's 50th anniversary as a university and to set the new world record for the Largest gathering of people dressed as penguins, according to the World Record Academy.   YOUNGSTOWN, OH, US--A total of 972 Youngstown State University students, alumni and community members gathered on the school's campus in their best penguin finery


Tuesday, January 9, 2018
Largest human image of a boat: world record set in Sharjah (VIDEO) A total of 4,882 students from the India International School of the PACE Education Group entered the Book of World Records for creating the largest human image of a boat, according to the World Record Academy.  SHARJAH, UAE -- A total of 4,882 students from the India International School of the PACE Education Group entered the Book of World Records for creating the largest human image of a boat


  Tuesday, January 9, 2018
Largest Human QR Code: world record set in China (VIDEO) a total of 2,520 students from SIAS International University opened umbrellas in two different colors to form a giant QR code. The code was successfully scanned, breaking the record for    BEIJING, China -- Over 2520 people assembled at Sias International University in the city of Zhengzhou, China to build a 51-meter-long and 51-meter-wide QR code


  Tuesday, January 9, 2018
Largest human image of a waving flag: world record set in Abu Dhabi (VIDEO) Over 4,130 students from GEMS Education schools in the UAE gathered to form the 'World's Largest Human Waving Flag' and set a world record. The students, from GEMS Cambridge International School - Abu Dhabi, and GEMS United Indian School, were all dressed in the National flag colors, creating an image of the country's flag waving.   ABU DHABI, UAE -- A total of 4,130 students joined hands in Abu Dhabi to set a new record for the world's largest human waving flag


Thursday, January 4, 2018
Largest gathering of people dressed as scientists: world record set by UNSW Science (VIDEO) As part of its inaugural Faculty Showcase Day on Monday 27 November, UNSW Science held a fun attempt to break the Guinness World Record for the largest gathering of people dressed as scientists. More than 900 people took part, which was enough to break the record.   SYDNEY, Australia -- As part of its inaugural Faculty Showcase Day, UNSW Science held a fun attempt to break the Guinness World Record for the largest gathering of people dressed as scientists; more than 900 people took part


Thursday, January 4, 2018
Largest Human Image of a Pizza: world record set by Just Eat Just Eat employees from around the world gathered in London's docklands to set the WORLD RECORD title for the largest human image of a pizza. 810 employees attempted the title.   LONDON, UK -- A total of 810 Just Eat employees from around the world gathered in London's docklands to set the world record title for the largest human image of a pizza


  Thursday, January 4, 2018
Largest shape of human lungs: world record set in India (VIDEO)
A WORLD record was set by over 5,300 schoolchildren after forming the largest shape of human lung at Thyagraj stadium as it entered the Book of World Records.   NEW DELHI, India -- Over 5,100 schoolchildren from 35 schools formed a giant shape of the human lungs at the Thyagaraj stadium


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