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Australia sets world record for solar cell efficiency

Researchers at the University of NSW have created a device that increases the amount of energy that can be harvested from sunlight.

By 18 May 2016

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Donkey Kong player breaks world record, gets 'unbeatable' score

You can apparently stop trying to beat the high Donkey Kong score now. The highest score that you can possibly attain has been reached.

By 10 May 2016

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Hoverboard flight breaks world record

Franky Zapata has piloted his company's jaw-dropping Flyboard Air over 2,252 metres, shattering the previous world best. Take a look at the gravity-defying tech here.

By 5 May 2016

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How many 'Doctor Who' cosplayers does it take to set a world record?

Peter Capaldi was on hand to accept a Guinness World Records title for the the largest gathering of "Doctor Who" characters during a recent comic convention.

By 23 March 2016

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Watch this teen destroy the Rubik's Cube world record

Fourteen-year-old Lucas Etter used his blazing-fast hands to set the 3x3 Rubik's Cube world record in 4.9 seconds, beating the previous record set just seven months ago.

By 25 November 2015

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Explosive James Bond film 'Spectre' earns Guinness World Record

James Bond has always been known for doing things big. Now, a new stunt lands the film franchise in the record books thanks to one potent cocktail of a bomb.

By 11 November 2015

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Betty the tweeting chicken going for Guinness World Record

Why did the chicken tweet? No it's not a joke, it's a clever Twitter campaign being run by a fast-food chain.

By 15 October 2015

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This guy's homemade hoverboard flight set a Guinness World Record

Video shows Catalin Alexandru Duru setting a Guinness World Record for longest hoverboard flight by traveling almost a thousand feet.

By 23 May 2015

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Watch teen solve a Rubik's Cube in a world-record 5.25 seconds

This kid is amazingly fast. He sets a new world record by solving a Rubik's Cube in just over 5 seconds, besting the previous record by an impressive three-tenths of a second.

By 28 April 2015

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NFL star sets selfie-taking world record

Technically Incorrect: Arizona Cardinals' Patrick Peterson manages 1,449 selfies in an hour. But how? And why?

By 29 January 2015