Humanity in collaboration with nature can produce terrifyingly huge things. Let’s take a look at some examples that set world records with their impressive sizes. (H/t: Viralands)
The world’s largest piñata
This enormous piñata was built in 2008, Philadelphia, U.S. Its parameters: 18 metres tall, 7.2 feet wide and 28.5 metres long. The piñata was destroyed by a wrecking ball and 8,000 lbs of candies came pouring out.
The world’s largest book
The largest book in the world is actually made of stone. It is located in Mandalay, Myanmar, in the grounds of the Kuthodaw Pagoda.
The world’s largest human rainbow
Over 31,000 people created the world’s largest human rainbow at the Polytechnic University of the Philippines. It was in 2004, during celebrating the university’s centennial.
The world’s largest human hand
Lui Hua from China has a rare condition that is known as macrodactyly. It means that the fingers on his hand grow unusually large. The man was hospitalised to save his life as his finger growth got out of control.
The world’s biggest bottle of wine
The biggest bottle of wine in the world was created in Rehetobel, Switzerland. It is taller than a grown man and contains 490 liters of Grande Cuvee TBA No. 7.
The world’s largest cave
The Hang Son Doong Cave in Vietnam is 150 metres wide, 200 metres high and 5 km long. It is large enough to contain its own jungle and river and have its own unique climate. The cave was discovered by a local farmer.
The world’s largest breasts
Annie Hawkins-Turner, better known by the pseudonym Norma Stitz, is the woman with the largest breasts in the world. According to Guinness World Records, each of her breasts weighs 80 pounds.