The Guinness Book of Records, a reference book published yearly, features a range of world records set all over the world. Besides, the book contains extremes of the natural world which surely surprise anyone.
Youngest Ever To Reach Mount Everest
Jordan Romero, 13-year-old boy from California, was confirmed as the youngest to conquer the summit. He teamed up with his father and three other guides. The previous record was held by a 16-year-old teenager.
World’s Smallest Man
Khagendra Thapa Magar, a 18-year-old man, was officially recognized by the Guiness World Records as the smallest man in the world on Oct 15th.
Man Spent 4 Days Typing Continuously
Norman Perez, 24-year-old man from Burbank, Calif, broke Guinness World Record for the longest time continuously typing. In total of 96 hours, he just took 5 minutes to relax.
Kat Von D (L) and Beatrice Zaragoza try to break a 24-hour Guinness World Tattoo Record at TLC’s LA Ink on December 14, 2007 in West Hollywood, California.
Surfing World Record
105 people from South Africa broke the Guinness World Record when simultaneously surfing one wave at Muizenberg Corner, Cape Town, South Africa on October 4th 2009.
Largest Snowball Fight
This crazy idea is from Brooklynite Jonathan Rosen. He tried to gather enough people to break the world record for the snowball fight taking the longest time.
Largest Tow Truck Parade
Over 400 tow trucks paraded in Shea stadium to spell out New York which establishes a new world record.
Largest Kazoo Ensemble
3,000 people joined this interesting event on 125th St. to set up the new Guinness World Record in New York City.
Fastest Ice Cream Scooper
Mitch Cohen from Flushing, Queens reached Guinness World Record when scooping 18 scoops in 18 cones within one minute.
World’s Longest Legs
Svetlana Pankratova showed off her 132.08cm (52 inch) legs in a car at Times Square.
Most Shockingly Useless Talents
Most Shocking Kisses on Earth
Most Shocking Celebrity Statements of 2010
Introducing the Guinness World Record Largest Super Soaker evaa at 7 ft long!! This could definitely shoot Ralphie’s eye out.
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Grant Thompson from the King of Random made a version himself. Mine is WAAAY longer by an inch though: https://youtu.be/sMcVfEt6Di0
Shout out to my buddy Ken Glazebrook of NASA JPL fame for his significant help on designing and fabricating the gun.
Dani does prop work and made the gun look as amazing as it does- https://www.facebook.com/GatewayProps/
More info on Super Soaker inventor Lonnie Johnson- http://johnsonstem.org/
Link to our CAD files and build lists (BUT SERIOUSLY 2,400 PSI IS BASICALLY A BOMB. WE TOOK A LOT OF PRECAUTIONS NOT SHOWN HERE SO ONLY ATTEMPT THIS IF YOU KNOW WHAT YOU’RE DOING. I DON’T WANT TO HAVE TO ATTEND YOUR FUNERAL BECAUSE I DON’T LIKE TO TRAVEL):
0:27- Cereal Killa- Blue Wednesday – https://soundcloud.com/bluewednesday/
1:02- Time to be Sad- Andrew Applepie- http://www.andrewapplepie.com/
2:15- Berlin- Andrew Applepie- http://www.andrewapplepie.com/
6:35- Frisbee- Andrew Applepie- http://www.andrewapplepie.com/
8:44- Too Happy to be cool by Notebreak- https://soundcloud.com/notebreak/dubstep-too-happy-to-be-cool
Summary: I made the world’s largest Super Soaker as a follow up to my World’s Largest Nerf Gun. It shoots at 2,400 psi and 243 mph. I destroy a bunch of stuff in slow motion and talk to the inventor of the Super Soaker Lonnie Johnson.
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