Colonel Meow, the cat with the longest fur in the world and the brooding face of an evil genius, has sadly passed away.
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Saturday 29 December 2012
Jiroemon Kimura, a 115-year-old Japanese man born when Queen Victoria still reigned over the British Empire, became the oldest man in recorded history on Friday, according to record keepers.
Thursday 20 December 2012
If you thought the film Arachnophobia was the scariest thing you've seen - probably best to stop reading now.
Wednesday 05 December 2012
The woman who was listed as the world's oldest person has died in a Georgia nursing home at age 116.
Sunday 02 December 2012
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Sunday 11 November 2012
Emily Dugan gets a taste of the record-breaking attempt
Friday 31 August 2012
A message in a bottle hauled from the depths by a fishing boat has set a new world record for the length of time spent at sea, beating the previous record by more than five years.
Friday 08 June 2012
Two centenarians were recognised yesterday as the world's oldest siblings.
Tuesday 22 May 2012
The world's tallest tower and Tokyo's biggest new landmark, the Tokyo Sky Tree, has opened to the public.
Tuesday 27 March 2012
A puppy named after one of the world's biggest pop stars could set the world record for the tiniest dog.
Friday 02 March 2012
Three American siblings have equalled a world record set in the 1960s by each being born on three consecutive leap year days.
Wednesday 08 February 2012
A mother in central China has given birth to a 15.52lb (7.04kg) baby, possibly the largest newborn on record since the country's founding in 1949.
Sunday 22 January 2012
Sixteen-year-old battles seas, and child welfare authorities, to become youngest to sail the globe
Friday 23 December 2011
Saturday 17 December 2011
A student in central India was recognised as the world's shortest woman yesterday as she celebrated her 18th birthday.
Friday 09 December 2011
The world's oldest dog has died in Japan aged 26 years and eight months. Pusuke, a fluffy tan shiba mix, died after suddenly falling ill and refusing to eat.
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