(WorldKings) At 65, most people are thinking about getting a senior citizen bus pass. But for Montana woman Ethel MacDonald, that's when she took up tour cycling.
(WorldKings) On June 18, 1983, the Space Shuttle Challenger launched Sally Ride -- the first female American astronaut -- into space.But that came a full 20 years after Soviet Cosmonaut Valentina Tereshkova's pioneering voyage.
(WorldKings) Archaeologists have discovered a remarkable jade pendant fit for a king. Covered on one side with hieroglyphs, the buried jewelry belonged to a Mayan king who would have sported it on his chest ceremonially, the University of California, San Diego announced.
(WorldKings) Dubai’s skyline already features the world’s tallest building and a five-star hotel located on its own island, but the city is set to get yet another distinctive structure in 2020: the world’s first rotating skyscraper.
(WORLDKINGS) SOUTH SHETLAND ISLANDS, ANTARCTICA – A three-man team has completed the first journey by kayak around the South Shetland Islands, an archipelago off Antarctica, traveling more than 100 miles by sea without any kind of external aid.
(Worldkings)A DARPA-backed small business effort broke boundaries for long-endurance flight this month by launching a uniquely designed, combustion-powered unmanned aircraft that stayed aloft for more than two days and two nights.
(Wordkings)From the most lights, to the most expensively decorated, records abound
(Worldkings) Sekar, of Chennai, India, feeds up to 4000 wild parakeets right outside his home each and every day.
(Worldkings)More than 25,000 colorful paper flowers spiral around a 6-meter atrium at the shopping mall of Omotesando in Tokyo.
(Worldkings)A popular real estate listing company added a listing for a famous but sadly "off market" home -- Santa Claus' house at The North Pole.