Top 100 spectacular natural landmarks of the world (P.30) Waitomo Glowworm: The whole starry night captured in a marvel cave
(WorldKings.org) Discover an ancient world 30 million years in the making and marvel at Mother Nature’s light display as you glide silently through the starry wonderland of the Glowworm Grotto. Experience the serene ambiance as you enter this galaxy of tiny living lights.
[Worldkings – Wowtimes - Almanac Events & Achievements 2022] Highlights during 64 years of development of Carrefour, the French multinational retail and wholesaling corporation (1958)
(worldkings.org) Carrefour is a French multinational retail and wholesaling corporation headquartered in Massy, France.
WORLDKINGS - On This Day – November 25, 2022 - The first U.S. patent for a whole-body X-ray scanner was issued to Robert S. Ledley, in 1975
(Worldkings.org) Robert Steven Ledley (June 28, 1926 – July 24, 2012), Professor of Physiology and Biophysics and Professor of Radiology at Georgetown University School of Medicine, pioneered the use of electronic digital computers in biology and medicine.
[WORLDKINGS - WOWTIMES - ALMANAC EVENTS & ACHIEVEMENTS 2022] Historical milestones in the 46-year journey of serving consumers by retailer Costco Wholesale Corporation (1976)
(worldkings.org) Costco Wholesale Corporation is an American multinational corporation which operates a chain of membership-only big-box retail stores (warehouse club). As of 2020, Costco was the fifth largest retailer in the world. In 2021, Costco was ranked #10 on the Fortune 500 rankings of the largest United States corporations by total revenue.
[WORLDKINGS] The famous shopping centers and supermarkets in the world – P12 – Costco (United States) : The famous retailer chain in Americas
(WorldKings.org) Costco Wholesale Corporation (trading as Costco) is an American multinational corporation that operates a chain of membership-only warehouse clubs. In 2019, Costco was ranked #14 on the Fortune 500 rankings of the largest United States corporations by total revenue. Costco's worldwide headquarters are in Issaquah, Washington, an eastern suburb of Seattle.
Top Game Shows of All Time (P.6) - Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?
(Worldkings.org) The original British version debuted on 4 September 1998 on the ITV network, hosted by Chris Tarrant, who presented his final episode on 11 February 2014 after which the show was canned.
Top 100 Global Creator - P87. Raymond Damadian: Creator of magnetic resonance imaging
(Worldkings.org) Raymond Damadian received the first patent in the field of MRI in 1974. His original MRI full-body scanner was given to the Smithsonian Institution in the 1980s and is now on loan and on display at the National Inventors Hall of Fame in Ohio.
WORLDKINGS - Worldkings News - Toyosu Market: World's largest wholesale fish and seafood market
(Worldkings.org) There are restaurants with fresh seafood and produce from the market and shops (Uogashi Yokocho). The market is built on reclaimed land in Tokyo Bay, and replaces the historic Tsukiji fish market.
[WORLDKINGS] Top 100 famous markets in the world – P59 – Bupyeong market (South Korea): Biggest underground wholesale market in South Korea
(WorldKings.org) As the name suggests, this is a mile-long underground market. There are hundreds of shops here selling everything from a pin to an elephant. If you are a fan of gadgets, then you have come to the right place.
[WORLDKINGS] Top 100 famous markets in the world – P51 - Naran Tuul market (Mongolia): Biggest wholesale market in Mongolia
(WorldKings.org) Naran Tuul market, also known as the Black Market (Khar Zakh), this is a must-see spot for those wanting to pick up traditional Mongolian clothing, carpets, horse-riding gear and souvenirs.