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Cornell’s DIY Robot Breaks World Record for Longest Walk!

This Cornell robot makes history by walking 14.3 miles and becomes the longest walking bi-pedal robot in history on a single charge!

Ranger, a robot more specialized for distance than BigDog, beat that record by 1.5 miles, walking 14.3 miles on a single charge of its batteries without being touched by a human. Ranger took about 20,000 steps, over three miles, for each penny worth of electricity it used. Ranger was steered with a model-plane remote control. Co

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World Record Base Jumping Video!

Dean S. Potter achieves a new world record for base jumping at four miles in two minutes and 50 seconds, watch the vid! Awesome!  Also see more wingsuit base jumping here.

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Golf DIY – How to Play Better Golf Under Pressure!

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Many of you probably know me as a “serial blogger” or problogger but my skills in my life isn’t writing, English is my 2nd language and I got world-record Cs in 99% of all my English classes in elementary/middle/high school and in college.

Of course, blogging has made my writing better (it ain’t stellar still) and reading other blogs on a daily basis has helped me better articulate myself online.

My real skills lie in hitting that flop-shot over a high-lip bunker or hitting  a 350 yard drive on a par 5.  That’

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EarthRace Boat completes 1 round trip around the World with 100% Biodiesel!

Check out this EarthRace Boat which runs on 100% biodiesel and is 100% carbon neutral, meaning this cool boat doesn’t excrete any CO2 or poisonous fumes to the atmosphere.

It’s been an exciting month as we’ve seen green transportation records set on the ground and in the sky, so naturally we are taking the next step and bringing you to the sea with the Earthrace, a 78 ft tri-hull “wavepiercer”. The biodiesel boat recently completed a carbon-neutral tour of the globe in an incredible 60 days and 23 hours, besting the previous world rec

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Solar Powered Unmanned Flight Sets World Record!

Yey, someone set a world record for the longest solar-powered UAV!

Zephyr’s reputation as the world’s leading solar powered high-altitude long-endurance (HALE) Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) has been reinforced with a world-beating three and a half day flight at the US Army’s Yuma Proving Ground in Arizona.

The solar powered plane flew for 82 hours 37 minutes, exceeding the current official world record for unmanned flight which stands at 30 hours 24 minutes set by Global Hawk in 2001 and Zephyr’s previous longest flig

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World Record – 4,000 miles on a Juice Carton Boat!

Rhys Jones, a 22 year old, plans to travel 4,000 miles of water on his juice carton boat.  If he succeeds, we may see more youngsters building their boats with… plastic bottles…

The adventurer, who is the youngest person to climb the seven highest summits on each of the seven continents, plans to travel 4,000miles (6,400km) down a river on a boat made out of juice cartons.

Rhys decide to join his father

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Retired 64-year old Trying to set a World Record for the Highest Sky-Dive!

The 64-year old retired French army officer has gathered up $20 million in private funding and donations to set a world record for the highest sky-dive ever using a space-suit to protect him.

It’s a great feat I guess but I’d rather spend that money helping the homeless or the cancer society.

What will man-kind do to achieve stupid world records?

Perhaps this will set a whole wave of new type of sky-diving.

Well, I am being a little bitter but yes, but I do wish him luck and that experience of jumping from 25 miles

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Set the world record for how many people can fit in your car!

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Here’s a funny video showing you how many people that can fit in a Pronto.

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