A Japanese man who received his certificate as the oldest man in the world earlier this month has died aged 112.
71-year-old Béla Varga said the book - which covers the flora and fauna of Hungary - was as big as it can possibly be.
A group of martial arts experts broke the Guinness World Record for amount of people lying on a multi-layered bed of nails.
Sixteen years ago, Egyptian adventurer Omar Samra turned his back on a successful career in finance to pursue his love of the great outdoors.
The Guinness World Records is a benchmarking institution best-known for having authenticated and catalogued feats of human endeavour since 1955.
To qualify, Harlech had to prove that the street is a main thoroughfare commonly used by the public, fully surfaced and with buildings along it.
Matt Everard entered the Guinness Book of records when he drove his tuk-tuk at a speed of 119.584 kilometers (74.306 miles) per hour
Tanaka lives in a nursing home in Fukuoka City in southern Japan and was born in 1903.
Locals campaigning for Mama Julia to be recognised in the Guinness Book of Records
Fifty-seven women have taken part in a synchronised skydive in Ukraine, setting a new world record.
Over 1,000 people gathered in Mexico City's Zocalo to break the Guinness World Record for simultaneous foosball-playing,
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