Newly analysed data showed the temperature plunged to -93.2C (-135.8F) in August 2010
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Saturday 30 October 2010
Whether you’re looking for black-run thrills, après partying or beginner’s tuition, Kate Watson-Smyth has the essential guide to the world’s top spots for powder
Thursday 21 October 2010
A cat in Reno, Nevada, has broken the Guinness world record for the longest domestic cat.
Wednesday 20 October 2010
A US cat broke the Guinness world record for the world's longest domestic cat.
Thursday 14 October 2010
Khagendra Thapa Magar of Nepal is a little man facing a big day. Today – his 18th birthday – assuming his height is confirmed at 25.8 inches (just under 66cm), he will officially be named the world's shortest man.
Friday 24 September 2010
Coronation Street landed a pair of world records today as it prepares to mark its 50th birthday.
Wednesday 22 September 2010
A US resident believed to be the world's oldest man celebrated his 114th birthday at a retirement home.
Thursday 16 September 2010
A prisoner who has filed more than 3,800 lawsuits and targeted the famous, the infamous and even the long-dead, is now himself being sued by US officials who want him to stop.
Monday 06 September 2010
Edward Nino Hernandez is in many ways a typical 24-year-old Colombian male. He loves to dance reggaeton, dreams of owning a car — preferably a Mercedes— and wants to see the world.
Nick Mohammed/ Ian D Montford /Colin Hoult, Pleasance Courtyard (<img src="http://www.independent.co.uk/multimedia/archive/00438/4star_438542a.gif" height="21" width="93"/>/<img src="http://www.independent.co.uk/multimedia/archive/00438/3star_438541a.gif" height="21" width="93"/>)
Wednesday 25 August 2010
Tuesday 24 August 2010
Sir Richard Branson will attempt to set two world records today when he kite-boards across the English Channel to celebrate his 60th birthday.
- 1 Mountain goats' miraculous escape from avalanche captured in dramatic video footage
- 2 It’s shameful that our universities have accepted gender segregation under pressure from the most oppressive religious fanatics
- 3 Sir Ian McKellen hits back at Damian Lewis' 'fruity actor' claims
- 4 Kenyan politician Mike Sonko left red-faced after photoshopping himself next to Nelson Mandela
- 5 Selfie at funeral: Cameron squeezes in on Obama snap at Mandela memorial