'Biggest and Smallest'

Longest Hug by a Pair

Posted by admin 07 Aug 2013 Comments Off
Longest Hug by a Pair

The World Record of ‘longest hug by a pair’ has been achieved by Ron O’Neil and Theresa Kerr from Ontario, Canada.

On 13th June 2010; in an event at Centennial Park in Ontario to generate funds for the Juvenile Diabetes Research Fund (JDRF) this record was attempted. The total duration of the act of hugging each other was a continuous 24 hours, 33 minutes. Both Ron and Theresa are diabetes prevention and cure activists and are working hard to raise funds for research and treatment of this disease.

Longest leg (Female)

Posted by admin 31 Jul 2013 Comments Off
Longest leg (Female)

World Record of having longest legs (Female) has been achieved by Svetlana Pankratova from Russia.

Ms. Pankratova is 1.956 m (6 ft 5 in) tall but her legs are 132 centimetres (4 ft 4 in) long.

Longest Doormat

Posted by admin 07 Jun 2013 Comments Off
Longest Doormat

The World Record of making ‘longest doormat’ has been achieved by Travancore Cocotuft Ltd, Cherthala, Kerala, India.

World’s longest doormat was made up of 470,000 tufts of coir hairs and measured 101.6 metres (333.3ft) in length, 1.2 metres (4ft) in width while weighted 999 kg.

Largest Chess Piece

Posted by admin 05 Jun 2013 Comments Off
Largest Chess Piece

The World Record of Largest Chess Piece has been achieved by Chess Club and Scholastic Center of St. Louis, MI United States.

on May 8, 2012 The king piece measuring 14 Feet & 6 Inches in height and 6 Feet in width; weighted 2,280. It was made to make St. Louis the country’s chess capital.

Tallest Tower of Pancakes

Posted by admin 05 Jun 2013 Comments Off
Tallest Tower of Pancakes

The World Record of ‘tallest tower of pancakes’ has been achieved by TV channel Food Network London, UK.

On March 9, 2011; in a bid to celebrate Pancake Day; staff of Food Network UK created the leaning tower of 725 pancakes measured 32 inches. The tallest pancake tower took 13 hours and required 253 eggs, 11lbs of flour and 26 pints of milk.

Smallest Frog

Posted by admin 03 Jun 2013 Comments Off
Smallest Frog

The World Record of finding Smallest Frog has been achieved by Professor Chris Austin and his graduate student Eric Rittmeyer from Louisiana State University, Amau, Papua New Guinea.

in 2009 a crimson and black frog named Paedophryne amanuensis is the smallest vertebrate in the world at a mere 7.7mm (0.30 inches) in size at adulthood.

Heaviest Onion

Posted by admin 01 Jun 2013 Comments Off
Heaviest Onion

The World Record of growing ‘heaviest Onion’ has been achieved by Peter Glazebrook from Harrogate, England.

This heaviest onion of the world weighed 18lb and 1oz at the Harrogate Autumn Flower Show.

Tallest Zinnia

Posted by admin 30 May 2013 Comments Off
Tallest Zinnia

The World Record of growing ‘tallest zinnia plant’ has been achieved by Everett Wallace Jr. and Melody Wagner from Riegelwood, NC, USA.

They have grown a 12 ft 8 in (twelve feet and eight inches) Zinnia behind their residence.

Largest Wooden Chair

Posted by admin 29 May 2013 Comments Off
Largest Wooden Chair

The World Record of creating Largest Wooden Chair has been achieved by Furniture craftsman Radoslav Russev from Razgrad, Bulgaria.

on July 23, 2009; Mr. Russev made a wood chair of height 14.86 feet (4.53 m) which weighs 771.61 lbs (350 kg).

Smallest working aquarium

Posted by admin 27 May 2013 Comments Off
Smallest working aquarium

The World Record of creating World’s smallest working aquarium has been achieved by Stanislav Konenko and Anatoly Konenko from Omsk, Russia.

On Sept 22, 2011 Konenkos have displayed a fish tank measuring 30 mm (length), 14 mm (width) and 24 mm (height).

This mini aquarium can hold 10 ml of toter which is equivalent of two teaspoons. It also contains plants & stones and is home of some tiny zebra fish.