'Biggest and Smallest'

Smallest Published Book

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Smallest Published Book

The World Record of ‘smallest published book’ in the world has been achieved by Teeny Ted from Turnip Town from, Canada.

World’s smallest published book measures just 70 micrometres by 100 micrometres. This smallest book is a 30 micro-tablet book carved on a pure crystalline silicon page, etched using an ion beam at the Simon Fraser University, Canada.
The book is authored by Malcolm Douglas Chaplin and published by Robert Chaplin with ISBN number is ISBN-978-1-894897-17-4. It is so small that a scanning electron microscope is required to read it.

Smallest Rose

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Smallest Rose

The World Record of growing ‘smallest rose’ has been achieved by Dr. Sudhir Khetawat from Indore, Madhya Pradesh, India.

Dr. Khetawat has grown world’s smallest rose having diameter of One (1) cm. This rose named ‘Diamond Rose’ belongs to Petile – polie variety.

Biggest Coin Stair on Palm in a Minute

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Biggest Coin Stair on Palm in a Minute

The World Record of ‘biggest coin stair made and balanced on palm in a minute’ has been achieved by Rodrigues Gustavo from Cancun, Mexico.

The record was achieved by Mr. Gustavo on November 19, 2013. The total number of coins used to make the coin stairs were Sixty Seven (67). All the coins used belonged to the Mexican Currency. Mr. Gustavo has been practicing the art of balancing coin towers since childhood.

Tallest Statue

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Tallest Statue

The World Record of ‘tallest statue’ in the world has been achieved by the statue of Spring Temple Buddha from Lushan county, Pingdingshan, Henan province China.

The statue depicts the Vairocana Buddha. The total height of the structure is 128 meters (480 feet). The structure comprises of two sub-structures other than the main human figure which stands on top of them. They include a lotus throne which is 20 meters (66 feet) tall which is placed on a pedestal. Thus the total height of the full structure is 153 meters (502 feet).

Smallest Functional Business Card

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Smallest Functional Business Card

The World Record of making ‘smallest functional business card’ has been achieved by Mr. Ashok Kumar Sinha of Gopesh Print O Pack Pvt. Ltd. from Greater Noida, Uttar Pradesh, India.

On July 25, 2014; Mr. Sinha has prepared the smallest functional business card with dimensions 25 x 15 mm.

World’s Largest Truck

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World’s Largest Truck

The World Record of ‘largest truck’ in the world has been achieved by The Terex 33-19 ‘Titan’ from Sparwood, British Columbia, Canada.

The engine of the truck measures 10,343 cubic inches. The total length of the vehicle is 20.35 meters (66 feet, 9 inches), width 7.8 meters (25 feet, 7 inches) and length 6.88 meters (22 feet, 7 inches). The total weight of the truck is 548.48 tonnes. This truck was produced by the Terex Division of General Motors and assembled at General Motors Diesel Division’s London, ON, Canada assembly plant. After decommissioning in 1998; the decommissioned vehicle is now kept for static display in Sparwood.

Smallest Jewelry Set

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Smallest Jewelry Set

The World Record ‘smallest jewelry set’ has been achieved by Mr. Arvind Deshpande and Dr. Alpana Deshpande from Raipur, Chhattisgarh, India.

As on November 27, 2014; Mr. and Ms. Deshpande has smallest jewellery set containing necklace, Mangalsutra, ear rings, bangles, bracelets, ring, anklet and head ornament made up of gold.

Most Number of Christmas Lights on a Private Property

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Most Number of Christmas Lights on a Private Property

The World Record of ‘most number of Christmas lights on a private property’ has been achieved by the family of David Richards from Canberra, Australia.

The total number of lights which the family displayed on their property were Five Hundred Thousand Two Thousand One Hundred Sixty Five (502165). The total length of the display of the lights was more than 31 miles (about 50 km.) along with several glowing reindeers.

Most number of batteries collected in 24 hours

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Most number of batteries collected in 24 hours

The World Record of ‘most number of batteries collected in 24 Hours’ has been achieved by the region of Durham in Durham, ON, Canada.

On January 11, 2013; the total amount of batteries collected in the 24 hour period was 11,288 lbs (about 5,120 kg). The record was created to raise a level of awareness about industrial waste recycling and the hazards of industrial pollution. The record was presided over by the Durham Regional Counciller and Works Committee Chair Nester Pidwerbecki, and Regional Chair Roger Andersoncelebrate and waste operations supervisor Peter Veiga.

Largest Omelet

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Largest Omelet

The World Record for making the ‘largest omelet’ in the world has been achieved by Câmara Municipal de Ferreira do Zêzere (Ferreira do Zêzere City Council, Portugal) from Santarém, Portugal.

On August 11, 2012 during this event, total number of egg used in making the omelet was 145,000 along with 880 lbs (about 400 kg) and 220 lbs (about 100 kg) of butter. The team size to make this record breaking omelet was 55 led by the head chef Pedro Mendes and it took 6 hours to completely cook. The weight of the omelet was 14225 lbs (6466 kg) having a diameter of 10.3 meters (33 feet 8 inches). The eggs were donated by the company Uno Ovo which is the largest egg producing company of Portugal. This omelet was made on the occasion of the festival called Immigrant Festival.