The ultimate annual book of records is back and crammed with more than ever before! Guinness World Records 2017 is bursting with all-new records on topics as diverse as black holes, domes, owls and killer plants. And of course all your favourite record categories are updated, such as the world’s new tallest dog! Plus, want to be a record-breaker? Inside you’ll find exciting challenges you can try at home.
The Guinness World Records 2013 eBook features thousands of brand new inspirational achievements and exclusive pictures chronicling Guinness World Records from all over the world! With more than 4,000 records and over a dozen chapters Guinness World Records 2013 is the must-have eBook of the year for aspiring record-breakers of all ages. From Wacky Vehicles and Animalympics to special pages devoted to a world tour of superlatives and an exploration of the extremes of record-breaking, Guinness World Records 2013 is fully designed and brings to you the world of record-breaking like you've never seen before!
Technology & Engineering by Guinness World Records
Welcome to The Engineering Chapter ebook, an excerpt from Guinness World Records 2013. What makes humans great? Many would say that it is our ability to use ideas and tools to transform and enhance our own environment. In The Engineering Chapter we celebrate our uniqueness by visiting some of the greatest buildings and observing our most incredible feats of engineering. From the tallest buildings to the strangest vehicles, this chapter is packed full of things that push the boundaries of our creativity. Contains brand new records, astonishing pictures and exciting new design features.
Welcome to The Universe Chapter ebook, an excerpt from Guinness World Records 2013. Take a journey into the sun, and find out what it's like to live in space. Come with us as we unveil some of the wonders of the universe on a record-breaking journey through the most fascinating facts about our planet and beyond. Contains brand new records, astonishing pictures and exciting new design features.
Welcome to The Adventure Chapter ebook, an excerpt from Guinness World Records 2013. This is the record-breaking home of the world's greatest adventurers - impressive heroes who explore the most extreme parts of the world and undertake epic journeys under the most gruelling conditions to test the limits of mind and body. Circumnavigate the world, climb the highest mountains, then maybe take a world tour of your own, following our itinerary that takes in the most amazing records each continent has to offer. Contains brand new records, astonishing pictures and exciting new design features.
Welcome to The Science Chapter ebook, an excerpt from Guinness World Records 2013. Have you ever wondered whether the technology you see in sci-fi films is actually possible, or what the next frontier of scientific breakthrough will be? Which household item is related to the Large Hadron Collider? And how far have people progressed with connecting machines to biological nervous systems? Discover the answers to these questions and many more, as you immerse yourself in the world of record-breaking at the very cutting edge of science. Contains brand new records, astonishing pictures and exciting new design features.
Welcome to The Society Chapter ebook, an excerpt from Guinness World Records 2013. In this section we reveal the most impressive achievements from populations around the globe. From soaring skyscraper cities to world leaders and the powerful influence of social media, learn some of the superlative things about the cultures and interactions of the planet's most successful primate. Contains brand new records, astonishing pictures and exciting new design features.
Discover never-before-seen pictures and untold stories behind some of your favourite record-breakers in the GWR 2015: Bonus Chapter. This eBook goes hand in hand with your Guinness World Records 2015 annual. Meet awe-inspiring people and animals, see how records are set, relive record-breaking FIFA World Cup 2014 moments, and put your GWR knowledge to the test in our brand-new superlatives quiz.
Juvenile Nonfiction by Guinness World Records Ltd.
Publisher: Ravensburger Buchverlag Otto Maier GmbH
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
· Die Nummer 1 in Sachen Rekorde!!! · Brandneue atemberaubende Höchstleistungen · Faszinierende Fotos und Infografiken Der Rekordhalter unter den Rekordbüchern ist zurück, vollgepackt mit herausragenden Leistungen, verrückten Einfällen, kühnen Stunts, faszinierenden Menschen, tollen Tieren sowie spannenden Fakten aus Wissenschaft und Gesellschaft. Entdecke Tausende neuer Bestleistungen aus einer Vielzahl von Themengebieten, wie der Erforschung des Weltalls, Sport, Instagram und Fidget Spinner bis hin zu virtuellen Realitäten und vielem mehr. Hunderte bislang unveröffentlichte Fotos sowie geniale Infografiken illustrieren die atemberaubende Welt der Rekorde und Rekordhalter.
Welcome to The Animals Chapter ebook, an excerpt from Guinness World Records 2013. From surfing dogs to massive donkeys, find out about the largest, smallest, longest-lived and the oddest animals with this compendium of records encompassing the wonderful variety of life on Planet Earth. Contains brand new records, astonishing pictures and exciting new design features.
The Guinness World Records Gamer's Edition is the ultimate guide to video games. The all-new 2014 book is bursting with news and views from the gaming world, alongside the latest and very best records relating to the world's most popular games. Amazing trivia sits alongside hard facts and top tips on how to achieve greater feats on the games you love. This edition also brings you an At a glance feature on every game spread for those who crave the essential lowdown on each game's genre, characters and strategy. Best of the rest wraps up all of the games we couldn't squeeze into the other pages, widening the already panoramic scope of the book. And our readers' poll reports back on the most fundamental question you can ask any gamer - what is the greatest video game of all? With a brand-new, visually dynamic design intended to reflect exciting developments in technology, Gamer's Edition continues to be the world's greatest video gaming almanac
Welcome to The Entertainment Chapter ebook, an excerpt from Guinness World Records 2013. Acting, music and videogames - The Entertainment Chapter contains all of these and more. Find out who the world's most famous person is, and browse our essential guide to comic book superlatives. Whether you're a movie nut, a hard core gamer or you go gaga for Lady Gaga, this chapter offers everything you need to know about the entertainment industry. Contains brand new records, astonishing pictures and exciting new design features.
Welcome to the brand new Guinness World Records Gamer's Edition! Now in its sixth edition, this year's book is completely updated with incredible new records and the very best images from this year's most amazing titles. There are exciting news stories and fascinating nuggets of trivia detailing recent and upcoming developments in the world of gaming, along with Top Ten charts ranking the most impressive scores of the very best gaming achievements. Discover a dazzling array of essential facts and figures about record-breaking videogames and the highest-scoring players. You can also try our entertaining quiz to test just how much you know about the games you love. Other new features include the "Vs" face-off, in which game characters battle one another. There's also "Flashback", bringing you insights from gaming in days gone by. Get to know gaming better with our "How to spot this genre" box, and improve your own playing skills by following our "Power Up!" tips and hints. "Wow" will surprise you with remarkable gaming facts, and get "One Up" on other gamers with this dazzling trivia feature. There are also gaming recommendations, number-based facts, and stunning-looking features about zombies, female gaming icons and game-related movies. Guinness World Records Gamer's 2013 is the ultimate videogame guide!
The world’s best-selling annual is back and bursting with thousands of amazing new records, never-before-seen images and mind-boggling trivia. And as always, we have a few more surprises in store for you… As well as all your favorite records for talented pets, superhuman achievements, big stuff and extreme vehicles, you’ll find show-stopping superlatives from brand-new categories. Topics making their GWR debut include waterfalls, twins, ballooning, apps, lightning, manga, archaeology, drones, and pirates – and that’s just for starters! So, get ready for your yearly dose of mind-blowing feats and wonders in Guinness World Records 2016 – the global authority on record-breaking.
Guinness World Records Gamer's Edition 2013 is the complete guide to all things gaming. Check out the latest videogame news and achievements, see top characters face-off against each other and meet the newest gaming record-breakers, all illustrated with the best images from the year's top titles.
GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS 2014 is bursting with new and updated records. From skateboarding goats to a 15-metre robot dragon and a giant drumkit, you will discover the most awe-inspiring people, pets and pioneers in our most explosive edition yet!