The world famous Harlem Globetrotters bag several world records including an incredible 69 foot blindfolded shot.
Otto now officially holds the record for 'Longest human tunnel travelled through by a dog skateboarder'.
Kenichi Ito known as Tokyo’s ‘monkey man’ has broken the Guinness World Record for fastest 100m running on all fours.
The simultaneous Tai Chi performance is expected to be confirmed as a Guinness World Record.
Colonel Meow, the cat with the longest fur in the world and the brooding face of an evil genius, has sadly passed away.
Deep inside a complex of secret tunnels in the Highlands stirs a sound which will reverberate through the ages. The world record for the longest echo ever discovered has been shattered by a hidden network of oil storage tanks in Rossshire.
A look ahead to this weekend’s Divisional Playoff match at CenturyLink Field in Seattle
Opposition leaders had encouraged the gathering to show support for integration with Europe
And there are more than 30 miles of cable - plus a few neighbours who aren't on speaking terms
Two tracks recorded by West Coast rapper Daz Dillinger have appeared in GTA
Crime epic is the fastest "entertainment property" to reach $1 billion in sales
Salustiano Sanchez-Blazquez, born in Spain in 1901, said he owed his longevity to eating a banana and six Anacin every day
He is already considering his next death-defying feat in New York
She’s the world’s oldest woman?
In the roll-call of student summer reading certain volumes stand out, including Desmond Morris's body language phenomenon The Naked Ape and Richard Bach's Jonathan Livingston Seagull. To those can be added a volume by Robert M Pirsig that snuggled its way into every hitchhiker's hand-crocheted body satchel. Unlike Bach, whose books were like being hit with a wiffle bat full of pot-pourri, Pirsig is the real deal. Born in 1928, this precocious university student was eventually expelled for studying too hard, after growing bewildered by the choice of multiple hypotheses in his chosen field, biochemistry. Overwhelmed by the limitations of science, he tackled Eastern philosophy instead, spending time in India before returning to a US college.
An 80-year-old Japanese mountaineer has begun his attempt to scale Mount Everest, in an effort to reclaim his title as the oldest man to reach the summit.