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Biggest Nuclear Explosions of All Time

5. Operation Ivy – Mike (1952) – 10.4 megatons – As the largest pure fission nuclear bomb ever tested in the US, Ivy King gets to kick off our list with 500 times more power that the legendary Nagasaki

World’s Longest Aircraft

World’s longest hybrid aircraft, Airlander, was unveiled in Britain’s biggest aircraft hangar in Cardington, central England on 28 February 2014. The helium-filled hybrid aircraft, could be used for suveillance and carrying aid to disaster-hit zones. It has been

World’s Biggest Gold Coin

  World’s biggest gold coin was crafted by the Perth Minth, a company from Australia that manufactures coins. The coin weights one tonne, and is 31 inches (80 cm) in diameter and nearly 5 inches (12 cm) deep.

World’s Biggest Mountain Carving

The tittle of world’s biggest mountain carving goes to the Crazy Horse Memorial, dedicated to the legendary Native American war chief Crazy Horse. At the moment, only a small part of the carving is completed (his face), but it’s

World’s Dirtiest Man

80-year-old Iranian Amou Haji was recently dubbed the world’s filthiest man. Claiming that cleanliness literally makes him sick, Haji didn’t take a bath for over 60 years. He also has a peculiar habit of smoking animal feces. Beating

World’s Most Expensive Book

Despite its miniature size, this tiny 1640 book of psalms called “Bay Psalm Book” easily fetched an astonishing $14.2 million figure at recent Sotheby’s auction, making it not only the world’s most expensive book, but the most expensive

World’s Biggest House of Cards

When you were a kid, chances are you tried making a house of cards once or twice. If you managed to make one using more than two decks that was probably a great accomplishment. But, have you


Legos are one of the most creative toys ever invented. They let children express themselves and build a lot of cool stuff from scratch. As a kid you probably played with Legos too, at least a couple

World’s Largest Firework Display on New Year’s Eve

Dubai has ushered in 2014 with more than half a million fireworks spectacle, breaking the world record for the largest such display ever, Guinness World records said today. Ten months in planning, over 500,000 fireworks were used

World’s Smallest Bird

The Smallest Bird in the World is the Bee Hummingbird. Don’t let their small size fool you! They fly extremely fast – up to 80 km/h! They do upto 80 swings in a second. They are also