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Largest human camera

Largest human camera

Rome, Italy – June 28, 2017 – To celebrate its upcoming 100th anniversary on July 25th, 2017, Nikon has created a new world record when over 1,000 people stood together in different coloured T-shirts around in the courtyard of a beautiful Italian building, setting the new world record for the Largest human camera. Photo: Japanese imaging giant Nikon has created …

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World’s oldest dental fillings

World's oldest dental fillings

Rome, Italy – April 11, 2017 – Researchers have discovered ancient dental fillings in northern Italy; the fillings were found inside a pair of 13,000-year-old front teeth; they were made of bitumen, a semi-solid form of petroleum thus setting the new record for the World’s oldest dental fillings. Photo: Researchers have discovered ancient dental fillings in northern Italy, the world’s …

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यूं मनाया जाता है अप्रैल फूल

यूं मनाया जाता है अप्रैल फूल

अप्रैल फूल भारत देश के साथ-साथ विश्व के अनेक देशों में भी मनाया जाता है। इस दिन लोग यह कोशिश करते हैं कि दूसरे को किस तरह मूर्ख बनाया जाये। वैसे मूर्ख बनाने की परंपरा काफी प्राचीन है। शोधशास्त्री इस अप्रैल फूल की शुरुआत फ्रांस में ही हुई मानते हैं। अप्रैल फूल धीरे-धीरे विश्व में फैल गया। फ्रांस में अप्रैल …

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Italy – World Atlas: Kids Encyclopedia

Italy – World Atlas: Kids Encyclopedia

System of government: Republic Capital: Rome Location: In southern Europe; bounded by France, Switzerland, Austria and Yugoslavia on the north. Italian territory also includes the islands of (Sicilia), Sardinia (Sardegna), Elba, Capri, Ischia, Pantelleria and the Lipari and Aegadian Islands Area: 301, 225 sq km National composition: Italians Religion: Roman Catholic Official language: Italian Currency: Euro Administrative divisions: Politically, the …

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Valentines Day History: Indian Culture & Traditions

Valentines Day History: Indian Culture & Traditions

The history of Valentine’s Day has been a mystery till date. No one till present knows the correct information about the history and origin of Valentines Day. There are a number of legends surrounding Valentines’ Day history. Most of these stories about Valentine’s Day history have been passed on through the generations. Hence, there is bound to be some additions …

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USA set world record: Laparoscopic Ovarian Cancer Staging Surgery on the Largest Tumor

USA set world record: Laparoscopic Ovarian Cancer Staging Surgery on the Largest Tumor

Mesa, Arizona, USA – January 27, 2017 – Dr. Greg J. Marchand MD and Dr. Snehal Bhoola MD removed a 17-centimeter cancerous ovarian tumor using only small slits in the abdomen, a technique called a laparoscopy; it sets the new world record for the “Largest Malignant Tumor to undergo Successful Laparoscopic Ovarian Cancer Staging Surgery”. Photo: Dr. Greg J. Marchand  The Guinness …

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India World Record: Largest collection of human teeth

India World Record: Largest collection of human teeth

Abu Dhabi, UAE – December 5, 2016 – Abu Dhabi-based Dr. Nizar Abdul Rahman, a dental surgeon from Thiruvananthapuram district of Kerala, has preserved almost all the teeth he has plucked; after having extracted, processed and collected 10,200 teeth, thus setting the new world record for the Largest collection of human teeth (extracted, processed and collected). Photo: Dr Nizar Abdul …

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Italy Guinness World Record: Most pizzas made in 12 hours

Italy Guinness World Record: Most pizzas made in 12 hours

Rome, Italy – September 21, 2016 – A team of 43 Italian pizza chefs broke the Guinness World Record for most pies cooked within 12 hours at the Festa della Pizza in Martina Franca, Italy; the team of pizza makers from across Puglia made 5,836 pizzas in total, thus setting the new world record for Most pizzas made in 12 …

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Italy Guinness World Records: Largest Spritz

Italy Guinness World Records: Largest Spritz

Rome, Italy – May 29, 2016 – Costa Cruises, in partnership with Aperol, achieved a World Record aboard Costa Favolosa with the creation of the world’s largest Spritz; the impressive 1000-liter version of the classic Aperol Spritz cocktail is almost twice the size of the previous record (573 liters), which was set in Italy in 2010. Photo: Over 1,000 litres of …

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Youngest to complete 100 Marathons: Gill Verdin breaks Guinness World Records record

Youngest to complete 100 Marathons: Gill Verdin breaks Guinness World Records record

London, UK – April 4, 2016 – Runner Gill Verdin, from Kirkby completed her first marathon when she was 20 – but last year she took part in more than 60 and now she has become the Youngest woman to complete 100 Marathons. Photo: Gill Verdin, from Kirkby has become the youngest woman to join the 100 Marathon Club.  The Guinness …

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