Guinness World Records 2016

Publisher details

Guinness World Records 2016
Publisher
Pan Macmillan
Genre
Non Fiction
Released
10 September, 2015

Synopsis

The Guinness World Records is back and bursting with thousands of amazing new records, never-before-seen images, fact-packed infographics and mind-boggling trivia. And as always, we have a few more surprises in store for you...As well as all your favorite records, relating to talented pets, superhuman achievements, big stuff and extreme vehicles, you'll find show-stopping superlatives from brand-new categories. Topics making their Guinness World Records debut include waterfalls, twins, ballooning, apps, lightning, manga, archaeology, drones, and pirates - and that's just for starters!MORE IN-DEPTH RECORD SCheck out the all-new PROFILE BOXES, offering a more comprehensive look into the inspiring stories behind our record-breakers.INFO GRAPHIC FEATURES See some of our most iconic recordsIN FOCUS to uncover their awe-inspiring secrets. Dare to peek into the Tambora volcano - holder of the record for most powerful eruption. Marvel at the scale of the mighty blue whale - the largest animal on the planet ever! Discover what happens when atoms smash together at close to light speed...Think that's quick? Wait until you read about the fast-and-furious world of sport stacking! So, get ready for your yearly dose of mind-blowing feats and wonders in Guinness World Records 2016 - the global authority on record-breaking.

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