Smallest Shark In The Ocean

The credit of being the smallest shark goes to "dwarf lanternshark". It is a little-known species of dogfish shark in the family Etmopteridae. Dwarf Lanternshark was discovered as recently as 1964 and its scientific name ...READ MORE

Tallest Human Being In World

Robert Pershing Wadlow was recorded as the tallest person and male in the world. He was also known as the Alton Giant and the Giant of Illinois. He had a height of 8 ft 11 inches. He is not alive now. Addie Johnson and ...READ MORE

Most Populous City

The Greater Tokyo Area in Japan is the most populous metropolitan area in the world. Tokyo is one of Japan's 47 prefectures and capital city. Tokyo is also the seat of the emperor of Japan and the Japanese government. To ...READ MORE

Biggest Truck

Introduced in 2008, the biggest truck in the world is the Bucyrus MT 6300AC. It is an off-highway, ultra class, two-axle, diesel/AC electric powertrain haul truck designed and manufactured by Bucyrus International Inc. i ...READ MORE

Biggest Ship In The World

The oil tanker Jahre Viking is the biggest ship ever built. It is known by many names like Mont, Knock Nevis, Happy Giant and Seawise Giant. This is the ULCC KNOCK NEVIS. Her final name was MONT, the name given to her fo ...READ MORE

Longest Snake Ever

Medusa is the massive python and the world's largest snake living in captivity owned by Full Moon Productions in Kansas City, Missouri, USA. She is 8-year-old, weighs more than 300lbs, came in at a few inches over 25 fee ...READ MORE

Heaviest Cockroach Of World

Cockroaches is a beetlelike insect with long antennae and legs, feeding by scavenging. Several tropical species have become established worldwide as pests in homes and food service establishments. The name "cockroach" co ...READ MORE

Largest Game Reserve

Covering an area of about 19000 square kilometers, Kruger National Park is one of the largest game reserves in Africa. The park is situated in the provinces of Limpopo and Mpumalanga in northeastern South Africa. This pa ...READ MORE

Largest Spider By Leg Span

The credit of being the world's largest known spider goes to male goliath bird-eating spider. According to Guinness book of world records, the total body length of this spider was 280 mm (leg-span: 28cm) with 50 gram of ...READ MORE

Know About IGNOU

The Indira Gandhi National Open University with over 30 lakh students is the Largest University in the World. It is a national university of INDIA with its headquarters in New Delhi, Delhi, India. Named after former Prim ...READ MORE

Tunnel Slide Opens in London

Apart from being the UK's largest piece of public art, The Arcelor Mittal Orbit is now home to the world's tallest and longest tunnel slide. It was opened for public on 24th June, 2016. Artist Carsten Holler has designe ...READ MORE

First 100Mph Train

The Flying Scotsman was the first train in the world which recorded the top speed of 100 Mph. Although, Train 'City fo Truro' achieved the top speed of 102.3 Mph first as recorded by Railway journalist Charles Rous-Marte ...READ MORE

Longest Canal In The World

The Beijing-Hangzhou Grand Canal is the longest canal in the world with a total length of 1,600 km and 30–61 meter wide [Source : encyclopedia.farlex.com]. It starts from Beijing and crosses Tianjin and the provinces o ...READ MORE

Where Was First Air Race Held At?

The first air race was held on May 23, 1909, at the Port-Aviation airport south of Paris, France. It took place only six years after the very first flight by the Wright brothers. A French aviator and sculptor, Léon Delag ...READ MORE

Largest Natural Breasts

Annie Hawkins-Turner holds the guinness world record of Largest natural breasts. She is a United States woman who has her breast size measured as under breast measurement -109.22 cm (43in) and an around chest-over-nipple ...READ MORE

Largest Sub Aerial Volcano

Mauna Loa, meaning Long mountain in English, is the largest subaerial volcano in both mass and volume. It is one of the five volcanoes that form the Island of Hawaii in the Pacific ocean. Historically, Mauna Loa has been ...READ MORE

Heaviest Living Woman

The 47 years old Pauline Potter of Sacramento, California, USA is the Heaviest living woman in the World. Her name is Pauline Potter and she is living in Sacramento, California, USA. Her current weight is 700+ pounds a ...READ MORE

Heaviest Person Ever in World

Jon Brower Minnoch , born September 29,1941, was recorded as the heaviest human being. At the time of weighing, his weight was approximately 1,400 lb i.e. around 635 kilograms. His extreme size, declining health and lack ...READ MORE

Talgo Train

By clocking a speed of 180 km/hr and covering 84 km in 38 minutes in a trial conducted by Railways on Mathura-Palwal route, Spanish made Talgo become the fastest train in India. It has surpassed the record of Gatimaan Ex ...READ MORE

Oldest Bank In The World

The oldest surviving bank in the world is Banca Monte dei Paschi Dei Siena S.p.A. in Italy. According to a research by Ricerche e Studi using data of 2014, It is the third largest Italian commercial and retail bank by to ...READ MORE

Longest Railway Line In World

The Trans-Siberian Railway line is the longest railway line in the world. It is a network of railways connecting Moscow with the Russian Far East and the Sea of Japan. There are connecting branch lines into Mongolia, Chi ...READ MORE

Speed Record by Car

The highest speed achieved by a person using a vehicle on land is called land speed record. In practice the category C (Special Vehicles) flying start regulations are used because there is no single body for validation a ...READ MORE

Largest Bird

The flightless ostrich is the world's largest bird. They are native to Africa and the only living species of its family. The Somali ostrich was recognised as a distinct species in 2014. The ostrich lays the largest eggs ...READ MORE

Oldest Amusement park

Dyrehavsbakken, meaning “The Deer Park's Hill”, is an amusement park which belongs to Lyngby-Taarbæk Kommune, Denmark (about 10 km north of Copenhagen) but it is situated near Klampenborg (Gentofte municipality). Opened ...READ MORE

Most Visited Theme Park

According to 2011 data, Magic Kingdom at the Walt Disney World Resort located near Orlando, Florida hosted approximately 17 million visitors, making it the most visited theme park in the world. This theme park is one of ...READ MORE

Longest National Highway

Joining all mainland state capitals of Australia, Highway 1 is the Longest national Highway in the world. It is located in Australia and has a total length of approximately 14,500 km. Highway 1, not to be confused with t ...READ MORE

Tallest Tree In World

Coast redwood reaching up to 379 feet in height and up to 26 feet diameter at breast height is tallest tree family in the world. This tree belongs to the Genus Sequoia. Coast redwood, coastal redwood and California redwo ...READ MORE

Largest Airport

King Khalid International Airport is the largest airport in the world. Located at about 35 kilometers north of Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, this airport was designed by the architectural firm HOK, and Arabian Bechtel Company Li ...READ MORE

Which is the Largest National Park

Northeast Greenland National Park with an area of 972,000 km2 is the largest national park in the world. This park is bigger than Pakistan, Venezuela and France. There are only 30 nations on Earth larger tha ...READ MORE

Largest Onion In The World

Gardener Peter Glazebrook set a new record for the heaviest ever onion which weighed 18lb and 1oz (some 30 inches round) at the Harrogate Autumn Flower Show. 68 years old Peter Glazebrook from Harrogate, England has been ...READ MORE

Largest Mosque

The Imam Reza Shrine is situated in Mashhad, Iran. The shrine contains the mausoleum of the eighth Imam of Twelver Shiites, Imam Reza. By dimension, it is the largest mosque in the world and second largest by capacity. T ...READ MORE

Biggest Submarine

The Russian Typhoons are the largest class of submarine ever built. This is a type of nuclear-powered ballistic missile submarine deployed by the Soviet Navy in the 1980s. With over than 170 meters (515 feet) long and 23 ...READ MORE

Biggest Rocket Ever

American Saturn 5 rockets were 363 feet tall monsters, weighing around 2,900 tons on the launch pad. They were used by NASA's Apollo and Skylab programs from 1967 until 1973. They remains the tallest, heaviest, and most ...READ MORE

Smallest Dog Breed In World

Chihuahua or Chis or Purse Dog is the smallest breed of dog in the world. The name of the Dog (Chihuahua) is based on the largest state (Chihuahua) of Mexico by area as it is ascended from the same state. This breed of d ...READ MORE

Highest Bridge Over The Water

Built in 3BC for irrigation purposes, The Pont d'Ael is a Roman aqueduct. It is located in a village of the same name in Aosta valley in northern Italy. It was built to supply water to the newly founded Augusta Praetori ...READ MORE

World's Largest and Biggest Cave

Son Doong cave is now known as the World's Largest Cave. Son Doong cave (200 meters wide, 150 meters high, and at least 6.5 kilometers long) is much larger than Deer Cave in Malaysia, currently considered the world’s lar ...READ MORE

The Longest Spiral Stairs

A Roman triumphal column in Italy, Trajan’s Column, commemorates Roman emperor Trajan's victory in the Dacian Wars. It was probably constructed at the order of the Roman Senate and under the supervision of the architect ...READ MORE

Smallest Waist Of Living Person

Cathie Jung of USA holds the Guinness record of Smallest waist who has a corseted waist measuring 38.1 cm (15 inches). Un-corseted, it is 53.34 cm (Just 21 inches). she is 1.65 m (5 ft 6 in) tall and figure size is 39-15 ...READ MORE

Most Expensive Bottle Of Wine

How much would you pay for your favourite bottle of wine? What can be the maximum sold price of a white wine bottle? According to Guinness World Records, a French collector bought a rare bottle of 1811 Château d'Yquem fo ...READ MORE

Most Hits By Lighting

Roy Cleveland Sullivan was famous because he was hit by lightning on seven different occasions an survived all of them between 1942 an 1977. He was a United States park ranger in Shenandoah National Park in Virginia. He ...READ MORE

Tallest Hospital

Guy's Hospital is the tallest hospital building in the world, standing at 142.6m with 34 floors. It consists of two towers that are interlinked together - the User Tower that hosts the hospital accommodation which rises ...READ MORE

Largest Diamond

The Cullinan Diamond, with the weight of 3,106.75 karats, is the largest gem-quality rough diamond ever found in the history. It was discovered on 26th January 1905, at the premier no. 2 mine in Cullinan, South Africa. T ...READ MORE

Tallest Hotel

Rising up to 333 m (1,093 ft), the Rose Rayhaan by Rotana [Rose Tower] is honored as the world's tallest hotel used exclusively as a hotel. This 72-storey hotel is located on Sheikh Zayed Road in Dubai, United Arab Emira ...READ MORE

Tallest Statue

The Spring Temple Buddha is a statue depicting Vairocana Buddha located in the Zhaocun township of Lushan County, Henan, China. At 128 m (420 ft), which includes a 20 m (66 ft) lotus throne, it is the tallest statue in t ...READ MORE

Greenland Island

Greenland is the world's largest island and was made an integral part of Denmark in 1953. It joined the European Community (now the EU) with Denmark in 1973 but withdrew in 1985 over a dispute centered on stringent fish ...READ MORE

The Largest Canal

The Canal of the Pharaohs is the forerunner of the Suez Canal. The Canal of the Pharaohs also called the Ancient Suez Canal or Necho's Canal, is constructed in ancient times. The ancient suez canal links the nile to the ...READ MORE

Largest Museum

One of the largest and oldest museums in the world, The State hermitage Museum, was founded in 1754 by Catherine the Great in Saint Petersburg, Russia. It has been open to the public since 1852. The collection of the mus ...READ MORE

Largest Freshwater Lake

Lake Superior is the largest freshwater lake in the world by surface area and world's third-largest freshwater lake by volume [Only Lake Baikal in Siberia and Lake Tanganyika in East Africa contain a greater volume of fr ...READ MORE

Largest Dome

With a diameter of 365 meters, The 02 is the largest dome in the world. Formerly named Millennium Dome, colloquially referred to simply as The Dome, is the original name of a large dome-shaped building, Located on the Gr ...READ MORE

Longest Life Span Of A Frog

Frog is an amphibian mostly characterized by long hind legs, a short body, webbed digits, protruding eyes and the absence of a tail. Most frogs have a semi-aquatic lifestyle, but move easily on land by jumping or climbin ...READ MORE

Who Is The Most Pierced Woman

"I enjoy standing out in the crowd. When I go shopping it’s quite fun… People do look at me, the way they think is fun or scary or is a little bit intimidating but do you know what? I don’t really care." These were the w ...READ MORE

Largest Stadium

The Rungrado May First Stadium located in Pyongyang, North Korea has the Largest Stadium capacity in the world. Currently used for football matches, it was constructed as the main stadium for the 13th World Festival of Y ...READ MORE

Largest Passenger Airliner

The Airbus A380 is the largest passenger airliner in the world. It is a double-deck, wide-body, four-engine jet airliner manufactured by the European corporation Airbus, a subsidiary of EADS. The double-deck A380 is the ...READ MORE

Largest Bay In The World

Roughly triangular in shape, the Bay of Bengal is a northern extension of the Indian Ocean, positioned between India and Sri Lanka in the west, Bangladesh to the north, and Myanmar (Burma) and the northern part of the Ma ...READ MORE

Fastest Man on Water

Kenneth Warby currently holds the Water speed record of 317.60 miles per hour (511.13 kilometres per hour) and so is the fastest man on water. Born on 9 May 1939, he is an Australian motorboat racer and set this record i ...READ MORE

The Rutan Model 76 Voyager

The Rutan Model 76 Voyager was the first aircraft to fly around the world without stopping or refueling. The flight ended in 9 days, 3 minutes and 44 seconds, on December 23, after it took off on December 14, 1986, from ...READ MORE

Highest Bridge

The Si Du River Bridge rising more than 1,600 feet in the air is the highest bridge in the World. It is a 1,222 meters long suspension bridge (24.5 meter width) crossing the valley of the Si Du River near Yesanguan in B ...READ MORE

Tallest Structure in the World

Burj Khalifa which was previously known as Burj Dubai is the tallest structure or skyscraper in the world. Located in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, the structure has a total height of 829.8 meters.Burj Dubai was renamed B ...READ MORE

Tallest Dam in the World

Nurek Dam is the world’s tallest dams. It is located on the Vakhsh River in the central Asian nation of Tajikistan, near the border with Afghanistan. It is an earth-fill embankment dam. The primary purpose of the dam is ...READ MORE

Tallest Living Human Male

According to Guinness World Records, Sultan Kosen (born December 10, 1982) is the tallest living human reaching an average height of 8'3' (251.4 cm) when measured by Guinness World Records in Ankara, Turkey on 8 February ...READ MORE

Highest Grossing Actress

Though she still only just breaks the top ten, in a list dominated almost entirely by men but Scarlett Johansson is now the highest grossing actress of all time when noted in july 2016. According to box office database B ...READ MORE

Largest Telescope In World

The radio telescope near the city of Arecibo in Puerto Rico is the Largest single-aperture telescope in the world. Known as the Arecibo Observatory, is also called the National Astronomy and Ionosphere Center. The observ ...READ MORE

Most Expensive Wedding

The wedding function holds a history in terms of spending money that has never been seen still today like Vanisha Mittal. It will probably achieve the title of the most extravagant wedding in modern time. It is one of th ...READ MORE

Longest Air Race

The Credit of Longest Air Race goes to MacRobertson Air Race from Mildenhall England to Melbourne Australia in 1934. This race is also known as the London to Melbourne Air Race. The crew of a de Havilland took a time of ...READ MORE

Longest Film Promotion

Film promotion is the practice of promotion specifically in the film industry. Press releases, advertising campaigns, merchandising, franchising and media, and interviews with the key people involved with the making of t ...READ MORE

The Largest known Star

Do you think that Sun is the largest star of this Universe? Think again. VY Canis Majoris (VY CMa) is currently the largest known star and also one of the most luminous. Even the most seasoned fans of deep astronomy are ...READ MORE

Study Library

The Library of Congress is the largest library in the world by shelf space and number of books. It has a total of 147,093,357 items which includes 22,194,656 cataloged books in the Library of Congress classification sys ...READ MORE

Church Building

St. Peter's Basilica or The Papal Basilica of Saint Peter is a Late Renaissance period church located within the Vatican City. St. Peter's is famous as a place of pilgrimage, for its liturgical functions and for its hist ...READ MORE

Largest Radio Telescope

World's largest radio telescope “The Five-Hundred-Meter Aperture Spherical Telescope”( FAST) which is nicknamed “Tianyan” is due to begin its operations in September. A massive gray reflector now lies between the hills o ...READ MORE

Deepest Swimming Pool

Y-40 is the world's deepest swimming pool for diving. "Boaretto Group Hotel and Resort" is supporting Y-40 which is projected by Architect Emanuele Boaretto. The name Y-40 is inspired by mathematical symbol. "-40" means ...READ MORE

Highest Waterfall

With a height of 979m (3,212 ft), Angel Falls is the world's highest waterfall, It has plunge of 807m. Angel Falls is located in the Guayana highlands, one of the five regions of Venezuela. The water comes in a free fall ...READ MORE

Largest Aquarium

The Georgia Aquarium is the world's largest aquarium with more than 8.5 million US gallons of marine and fresh water and containing more than 120,000 animals of 500 different species and built on a 20 acre site north of ...READ MORE

The Largest Flower by Weight and Diameter

Rafflesia arnoldii which is a member of genus Rafflesia is the largest flower in the world. It can grow up to a diameter of one meter and weighing up to 11 kilograms. It is a parasitic plant, with no visible leaves, ...READ MORE

Longest Wall In World

The Great Wall of China is the longest wall in the world. The Great Wall of China is not a continuous wall but is a collection of short walls. These short walls were being built as early as the 7th century BCE, and later ...READ MORE

Moon of Solar System

Ganymede is a satellite of Jupiter and the largest moon in the Solar System with a diameter of 5,265 km. At 3,280 miles wide,it is 8% larger than that of the planet Mercury and and almost as large as Mars. Its complex ic ...READ MORE

Longest River In The World

The Nile is the longest river in the world with a total length of 6,650 km. But there is a debate also on this. The historic consensus of geographic authorities has been to regard the Amazon as the second longest river ...READ MORE

Which Car Used Rocket

The name of the car is Blue Flame which achieved the world land speed record (622.407 miles per hour (1,001.667 km/h)) on Bonneville Salt Flats in Utah on October 23, 1970. Although the land speed record set by Blue Flam ...READ MORE

Largest Ocean In The World

The Pacific Ocean is the largest of the world's five oceans (followed by the Atlantic Ocean, Indian Ocean, Southern Ocean, and Arctic Ocean). It Ocean of water surrounds between the Southern Ocean, Asia, Australia, and ...READ MORE