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Largest Cardboard Fort

United States

Bill Rudy, students from Brigham Young University, members of BYU Recycling and EcoResponse built a cardboard box fort made of 5,086 boxes. They set the record to promote recycling and waste reduction.

Largest Balloon Arch

05:47 United States

Greg Arrigoni used 1434 Qualtex balloons to build a balloon arch. The balloons were three feet in diameter. The arch measured 600 feet wide and 340 feet tall. It took 65 tanks of helium to fill the balloons. The arch was built at the Grand Excursion festival to commemorate the the 150-year anniversary of the founding of St. Paul, Minnesota. tag:RecordSetterBook01

Youngest University Student

14:52 India

Divya Prakash Pandey was admitted to the Craft and Design Program at the School of Engineering and Technology of Indira Gandhi National Open University[] at the age of six. Pandey has had a keen interest in pottery since childhood. He has achieved remarkable results during his course by recreating the famous magic trick "Water of India", designing different patterns and creating innovative ideas.

Largest Soda Can Triangle

United States

Nolan Loughlin assembled a triangular structure made of 171 soda cans. tag:RecordSetterBook01

Fastest Time To Create An Isometric Cube Using Microsoft Word

00:04 United States

Thomas McGinniss created an isometric cube in Microsoft Word in .81 seconds.

Largest God's Eye

United States

Led by Kate K., a group of people created a God’s eye measuring 139 inches in width. They set the record at BOX13 ArtSpace in Houston, Texas. Roughly 50 visitors participated in wrapping the giant sticks braced in the corner with the weave-able objects piled on the gallery floor.

Largest Solo Cup Pyramid

United States

Harshal Rana built a pyramid made of 3,311 Solo Cups.

Tallest Toilet Paper Roll Triangle

Australia

Peter Craig built a triangular structure out of 66 toilet paper rolls.

Largest Solo Cup Triangle

United States

Eric Candino, Tyler Johnson, CJ Robitsek, Chris Hein, Mike Bradely, and Michael Tischler made a triangular structure made out of 300 Solo cups. There were 24 cups at the base of the triangle. The team subtracted one cup for each tier until they got to the top.

Smallest Gum Wrapper Origami Box

United States

Chris Ruen constructed an origami box made with a chewing gum wrapper that measured 3/4" across each side.

Tallest Stadium Built From Paper Towel Rolls, Cardboard Shirt Inserts, And Wooden Building Blocks

02:21 United States

Todd Spiro built is a stadium measuring 3 feet in height, 9 feet in length and 5 feet in width. Only paper towel rolls, cardboard shirt inserts, and wooden building blocks were used in its construction.

Tallest Origami Stellated Icosahedron

United States

The finished Stellated Icosahedron model measured 21 x 21 x 21 inches. It was folded from 30 pieces of 22-inch square colored poster board.

Largest Kite Made Of Newspaper And Q-Tips

United States

Joel Kahn and Randi Prince built a kite measuring 3969 square inches (63in x 63in) using just newspaper and Q-Tips. They stipulated the frame and supporting structure had to be made entirely of Q-Tips and the rest of the kite made only with newspaper.

Most Graphic Designers Dancing To "Thriller"

03:10 United States

Seven graphic designers from Alfalfa Studio and MyORB hit the streets of Soho in New York City and danced to Michael Jackson’s Thriller.

Tallest Origami Tetrahedron

01:26 United States

Louis Hyde built an origami tetrahedron 31" in height. Each side of the tetrahedron is 41.5" in height. Hyde built the piece on February 21, 2010 at the 2nd Annual Brooklyn World Record Day, an event hosted by RecordSetter in conjunction with Beam Camp as part of their Inventgenuity Festival #BWRD02**

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