Given Maserati's reputation for exotic, high-performance Italian sports cars, the idea that it would set a world record isn't very surprising. What is suprising is that the record was set on water, not land. In fact, Maserati has been actively pursuing many world records in a vessel that is about as different from a V8-engined coupe as you can get. It's been sailing the...
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Using quantum cryptography, Los Alamos National Laboratory has developed a method to detect and defeat an adversary intent on intercepting or attacking power grid communications.
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Almost 3,000 Mexicans brought out their telescopes and aimed for the stars to break the Guinness world record the country set in 2011.
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GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) — Organizers of a Grand Rapids laughter festival say they've set a third world record in as many years. They ask participants to help set a new Guinness World Record for t...
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Remember the world on Oct. 9, 2007? That was when the Dow Jones industrial average last set a record high.
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Sailfish Splash Waterpark in unison with thousands of children and adults at other aquatic facilities around the world attempted to set a new Guinness World Record for The World's Largest Swimming Lesson on Tuesday in Stuart.
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West Valley City Help set a record - The Family Fitness Center, 5415 W. 3100 South, will join with water safety groups from around the globe at 9 a.m. Tuesday, June 18, in The World’s Largest Swimming Lesson. The free event is designed to build awareness of the importance of teaching children to swim and is an attempt to set a Guinness world record. All participants must be...
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Bugatti didn't take having its production car world speed record thrown into question sitting down. It picked itself up, grabbed one of its newest cars, and went out and set a new world speed record. While it's a step down from the overall record, Bugatti's latest feat crowns its Veyron 16.4 Grand Sport Vitesse roadster the world's fastest open-topped production car. ..
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Nearly 5,000 contestants in Thailand set a new world record in hula hooping at an open air stadium in Bangkok on Tuesday.
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Austrian Reinhard Kleindl, 32, tip-toed along a line strung between the U-shaped Tower 185 in Frankfurt to set a new world record for 'highlining' despite being scared of heights.
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