It’s not uncommon to see a lot of snowmachines buzzing around Arctic Man, but on Friday they gathered for a purpose – they were trying to beat a world record. In a late-Friday update, organizers said they believe they accomplished their goal.
Professional endurance athlete Colin O’Brady aims to become the fastest person to complete the Explorers Grand Slam. He will climb the “Seven Summits,” the tallest peak on each of the seven continents, and ski to the North and South Poles in uninterrupted succession.
MEIGS COUNTY — Return Jonathan Meigs Daughters of the American Revolution encourages all Meigs residents to join in honoring the military by participating in their ambitious goal to set a world record in patriotism.
After visiting more than 100 countries on a quest to set a Guinness World Record, Cassandra De Pecol says that to her, travel means “the ability break down barriers, leaving all preconceptions at the door and having an open mind towards engaging in experiences outside of one’s comfort zone”.
It was a mascot party with a purpose at the Palestra at the University of Pennsylvania Sunday. Furry friends, including the NBC10 Peacock, showed off their dance moves in an attempt to break a Guinness World Record that also raised money for childhood cancer.
On March 4 at the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan, Expedition 47-48 crewmember Jeff Williams of NASA flashes a smile as he suits up in his Russian Sokol launch and entry suit during final pre-launch training. Williams and Alexey Ovchinin and Oleg Skripochka of Roscosmos will launch March 18 on the Soyuz TMA-20M spacecraft for a six-month mission on the International Space Station.