A 96-year-old World War Two veteran celebrated his birthday on Saturday (August 31) by breaking his own record as the world's oldest active scuba diver for the third year running.
A British cyclist claimed the motor-paced speed world record, after cycling a short distance at a staggering 174.34 miles (280.57 kilometres) per hour
A UK cyclist has set the motor-paced speed world record.
The east African nation setting an example with an ambitious tree-planting campaign.
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.
A massive hot dog weighing in at 66 pounds (29.9 kilograms) attempted to set a Guinness World Record for the 'Largest Hot Dog'.
Hanging from a bar, the Georgian student solved the puzzle in just 13 seconds.
After London nurse Jessica Anderson's world record in a nurse uniform was denied by Guinness World Records because she wasn't wearing the correct outfit, nurses across the country shared selfies of their modern-day uniform in protest,
Ten-year-old record for most people dressed as Smurfs is broken in southern Germany.
So many teddy bears thrown around.
Game of Thrones star Hafthor Bjornsson has won the World’s Ultimate Strongman (WUS) competition in Dubai.
As the World’s Ultimate Strongman 2018 competition was held in Dubai, last year’s World’s Strongest Man, Eddie Hall, was on the ground to oversee proceedings.
India on Wednesday (October 31) inaugurated the world's tallest statue, a $400-million effigy of independence hero Vallabhbhai Patel that towers nearly twice the height of New York's Statue of Liberty.
A 95-year-old British man has broken his own record to become the world's oldest diver - again
British adventurer Ross Edgley surpassed the previous record on the 74th day of his journey. The swimmer is aiming to become the first to circuit the British mainland.
Hans Langseth or King Whiskers has gone down in history as having the world's longest beard
A record number of refugees was recorded in 2017 by the UNHCR.
British carmaker Jaguar has smashed speed records with a battery-powered boat.
Don't get hung up, but there's only room for one at a time on the dancefloor of this converted phone box.
As many as 100 Neapolitan pizza makers set a new world record on Wednesday for a fried pizza that measured 7.15 metres
Traditional pizza from Naples was over seven meters long
Owner Kevin Nicks told Euronews he was “quite ecstatic” after reaching speeds of more than 160 kilometres per hour in the four-wheeled shed.
Poles and Hendrix fans from around the world, over 7400 of them with their guitars, gather in the Old Town square of Wroclaw in Poland to smash the previous record.
Norway's skiing legend takes title at 35 to stun his rivals.
If the team stay on course until mid-February, Diana Carrington, 60, will become the oldest ever transatlantic rower.