"The EU withdrawal bill is making good progress. We're on course to deliver Brexit. We're on course to deliver on the vote of the British people."
Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
"I dissent from this spirally spun, legally lightweight, consumer harming, corporate enabling, destroying internet freedom order."
Democrat FCC Commissioner
"There can only be industrial and economic growth if there is energy."
Hyacinthe Befeno Todimanana
"We're making Ariane 6 to reduce costs."
Director, Guiana Space Centre
"Next year will be the last chance to pursue EU-level reforms before a fateful year of reckoning begins."
Former Swedish prime minister
""A big part of the rulers' legitimacy is based on people's fear""
"All the governments need to channel these emotions somehow: they chose food."
Analyst, German Council on Foreign Relations
Rides & Experiences
A 101-year-old D-Day veteran has broken the world record for the oldest tandem skydiver.
An 85-year-old man from Nepal, who was attempting to become the oldest person to climb Mount Everest, has died.
Kenyan athlete Eliud Kipchoge has narrowly missed out on his bid to become the first ever person to run a sub-two hour marathon.
In Mexico, the world’s reportedly heaviest man is finally set to undergo surgery.
Three athletes are gearing up to attempt the impossible and run a marathon in under 2 hours.
Getting into the record books is often a very hard slog, just ask Austrian speed cyclist Markus Stockl.
Robert Marchand cycled his way into the record books on Wednesday.
Standing at over half a kilometre high, the bridge that Chinese state media are calling the "world's highest" has opened in southwestern China.
A huge 19-metre-high wave has made a splash among weather experts after it was claimed as the biggest ever recorded.
Russia's Valery Rozov has beaten his own world basejumping record in the Himalayas
Jamaica and Jamaicans around the world have been saluting the genius of Usain Bolt on the Olympics track, now with eight gold medals across three Olympics and bidding for a “triple-triple” in the 4×10
It was gold medal number 22 for US swimming legend Michael Phelps on Thursday in Rio.
American Luke Aikens have dived into the record books by becoming the first person ever to leap from twenty five thousand feet without a parachute or wing suit.
Skydiver Luke Aikins makes history by successfully jumping and landing without a parachute from 7.6km (25,000ft) in California.
Russian adventurer Fedor Konyukhov has landed safely in West Australia after setting a new world record for circumnavigating the world solo in a hot air balloon.
The final touches were put to a 600-square metre maze of over 80,000 balloons in Mol, Belgium. This construction is the biggest of its kind
It’s officially the largest Zumba class ever held in a single venue. A suburb of Manila, the capital of the Philippines, now holds the Guinness World
More than half a million bricks and five days of labour from thousands of children has resulted in a Guinness World Record for the tallest Lego tower
The most expensive artwork ever has been sold at auction at Christie’s in New York. Picasso’s cubist oil from 1955 “Les Femmes d’Alger” (“Women of
British cyclist Alex Dowsett has become the fourth person in eight months to set a one hour distance record. The 26-year-old commonwealth champion