(WorldKings) It weighs nearly a ton.
(WorldKings) CALAIS, France -- A total of 82 balloons that took off from Dover in Kent have been flown across the English Channel and made it to France, setting the new world record for the Most hot air balloons to cross the English Channel, according to the World Record Academy .
(WorldKings) ROME, Italy -- Researchers have discovered ancient dental fillings in northern Italy; the fillings were found inside a pair of 13,000-year-old front teeth; they were made of bitumen, a semi-solid form of petroleum thus setting the new record for the World's oldest dental fillings , according to the World Record Academy .
(WorldKings) Mysterious skin disease makes a man's pores act like suction cups
(WorldKings) Marikina, Philippines -- About 4,817 people gathered in Marikina Cityto form a giant drop of human blood; the event, which was aimed at persuading people to be blood donors for Marikina Blood Bank, sets the new world record for the Largest human blood drop, according to the World Record Academy .
(WorldKings) Mark Sertich loves the sport of ice hockey. Always has. Always will. He says it’s a wonderful opportunity to be with a great bunch of friends.
(WorldKings) LONDON, UK -- British inventor Colin Furzefitted a traditional bumper car with a powerful sports bike engine, allowing the vehicle to reach speeds of more than 103 mph, thus setting the new world record for the Fastest Bumper Car, according to the World Record Academy .
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(WorldKings) SOCHI, Russia -- Sochi's resort slopes saw hundreds of unusually dressed skiers, as people wearing just swimwear gathered in an attempt to set a new world record; around 1,200 participated in the event colourfully clad in bikinis, swim shorts, and costumes, setting the new world record for the Largest swimwear parade on skis, according to the World Record Academy .
Pink Star diamond sets world record, selling for £57MILLION at auction after being described as one of world’s ‘great treasures’
(WorldKings) Dazzling 59.60-carat stone which is the size of a plum is now the world's most expensive jewel ever sold