Vostok Station in Antarctica is one of the coldest places on Earth. The Russian research station is where the lowest recorded temperature was taken at -89.2 degrees Celsius [...]
A British man is the first person ever to travel to every country in the world without flying.
Felix Baumgartner, the Austrian daredevil, who was to skydive out of a balloon 23 miles above New Mexico, called off the event due to winds.
A woman who claimed to be the world’s oldest died in the Georgian village of Sachino, it was reported Sunday.
A 97-year-old message in a glass bottle was found by a fisherman near the Scottish island of Shetland, setting a new Guinness World Record.
A French swimmer without arms and legs swam across the icy waters of the Bering Strait between Alaska and Russia, aided by prosthetics that look similar to paddles, becoming [...]
German solar energy production reached a world record of more than 20 gigawatts of output, according to an energy institute.
A 73-year-old Japanese woman successfully climbed Mount Everest, the world’s tallest mountain, breaking her own world record.
The Berlin Marathon, despite heavy rain and fog, was won by Patrick Makau from Kenya on Sunday.
A raft of difficulties forced three intrepid adventurers to abandon their London to New Zealand charity jet ski ride.