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Most Expensive Kobe Beef: Japan set World Record

Most Expensive Kobe Beef: Japan set World Record

Tokyo, Japan – February 22, 2017 – A 12-ounce portion of chateaubriand will set you back $2,500 at Wagyumafia, a restaurant in Tokyo’s Akasaka neighborhood (founders Hisato Hamada and Takafumi Horie), which sets the new world record for the Most Expensive Kobe Beef. Most Expensive Kobe Beef Photo: A 12-ounce portion of chateaubriand will set you back $2,500 at Wagyumafia, …

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Largest Jaffa Cake: UK set world record

Largest Jaffa Cake: UK set world record

Exton, United Kingdom – February 22, 2017 – A gigantic Jaffa was made for a BBC Radio 4 programme, The Philosopher’s Arms by Frances Quinn along with Hambleton Bakery; the monster creation set a new World Record, measuring a whopping 1.22 metres in diameter and weighing 61kg. Largest Jaffa Cake Photo: The monster creation set a new World Record, measuring …

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Most consecutive hours of baking: Guinness world record

Most consecutive hours of baking: Guinness world record

Chicago, Illinois, USA – February 16, 2017 – To mark the final and 100th day of its #BakeSomeGood campaign, which brought together six inspirational bakers from diverse backgrounds to bake and show their appreciation for others, NESTLÉ TOLL HOUSE set out to bake its way into the record books; for 25 consecutive hours, six bakers (Hayley Christine Finkelman, Soyoung Shin, …

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Longest Whip: Australia Guinness world record

Longest Whip: Australia Guinness world record

Charters Towers, Australia – February 20, 2017 – Nathan Griggs, who also holds the Guinness record for most whip cracks in one minute, spent more than 3 months perfecting the design of his new whip, which measures 329 feet, 7.5 inches long and sets the new world record for the longest whip cracked. Photo: After over 500 hours of work …

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World’s first five-star hotel for cats

World's first five-star hotel for cats

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia – February 21, 2017 – Located in Damansara, just outside Malaysia’s capital city of Kuala Lumpur, Catzonia has 35 bedrooms for the furry creatures, ranging from economy to VVIC (Very Very Important Cat), thus setting the new world record as the world’s first five-star hotel for cats. Photo: Catzonia in Damansara, near Kuala Lumpur, has 35 bedrooms …

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Biggest bran flake

Biggest bran flake

London, United Kingdom – February 18, 2017 – Steven Marriott, 44, have found the world’s biggest bran flake, which measures 14cm by 10cm (5.5in by 4in), when he opened the new box for his nine-year-old son, Oscar. Photo: The giant flake measures 14cm by 10cm (5.5in by 4in) and tumbled out of the box with a smaller piece that measured …

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Largest colony of Magellanic penguins

Largest colony of Magellanic penguins

Punta Tombo, Argentina – February 19, 2017 – More than a million penguins have travelled to Argentina’s Punta Tombo peninsula during this year’s breeding season, drawn by an unusual abundance of small fish, thus setting the new world record for the Largest colony of Magellanic penguins. Photo: More than a million penguins have travelled to Argentina’s Punta Tombo peninsula during …

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Largest Online Test: Indian Railway sets World Record

Largest Online Test: Indian Railway sets World Record

New Delhi, India – February 15, 2017 – Aiming at eliminating the scope for malpractices in its recruitment process, Indian Railways is conducting the world’s largest online examination to fill up over 18,000 vacancies in various categories; the online examination is being undertaken by the Railway Recruitment Boards to fill up 18,252 graduate-level Group-3 posts, thus setting the new world …

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Most valuable sports team: Dallas Cowboys sets world record

Most valuable sports team: Dallas Cowboys sets world record

Dallas, Texas, USA – February 14, 2017 – The Dallas Cowboys (owner Jerry Jones) were ranked as the most valuable sports team in the world in 2016, at an estimated worth of $4 billion, according to a Forbes ranking. Photo: The Dallas Cowboys are the world’s most valuable sports team for 2016, worth about $4 billion. The Guinness World Records world …

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World’s First Coffee-Making Refrigerator: GE sets world record

World's First Coffee-Making Refrigerator: GE sets world record

New York, NY, USA – February 13, 2017 – The $3,300 GE Café series refrigerator features a Keurig (GMCR) K-Cup brewer that uses the fridge’s filtered water to make a single cup of coffee, thus setting the world record for the World’s First Coffee-Making Refrigerator. Photo: GE and Keurig are making a $3300 refrigerator that brews K-Cup coffee. The Guinness World …

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