Science And Technology World Records

24 Records Found

00:04 United States

Fastest Time To Create An Isometric Cube Using Microsoft Word

tmcginniss

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

00:21 India

Fastest Time To Recite The Periodic Table Of The Elements

Poorvie Choudhary

Poorvie Choudhary recited the periodic table of the elements in 9.38 seconds.

01:00

Fastest Time To Recite The Periodic Table While Doing A Headstand

Daksh Choudhary

Daksh Choudhary recited the periodic table of the elements in 49.31 seconds while performing a headstand.

00:24 India

Fastest Time To Say First 100 Digits Of Pi With Eyes Closed

AMAL ABY

Amal A. recited the first 50 digits of Pi from memory in 7.93 seconds.

00:33 India

Fastest Time To Say First 150 Digits Of Pi With Eyes Closed

AMAL ABY

Amal A. recited the first 150 digits of Pi from memory in 13.34 seconds.

India

Fastest Time To Say First 250 Digits Of Pi With Eyes Closed

AMAL ABY

Amal A. recited the first 250 digits of Pi with his eyes closed in 22.35 seconds.

India

Fastest Time To Write 118 Element Symbols While Wearing A Blindfold

Rahamath Ali

Rahamath Ali wrote 118 element symbols from the periodic table of the elements while wearing a blindfold in one minute, 46.36 seconds.

02:26 United States

Fastest Time To Write An Encryption Program

Yvesz

Yvesz wrote an encryption program in two minutes, 10.00 seconds.

United States

Largest Group Of Nobel Laureates To Remove A Sword From Someone's Throat

Dan Meyer

On October 1, 2009, during the 19th First Annual Ig Nobel Prize Ceremony in Cambridge, Massachusetts, eight Nobel Prize Laureates removed a 22-inch solid steel sword from Ig Nobel Prize Laureate sword swallower Dan Meyer’s throat. The Nobel Laureates involved:[ Rich Roberts][] - Nobel Prize in Physiology/Medicine, 1993[ Wolfgang Ketterle][] - Nobel Prize in Physics, 2001[ Dudley Herschbach][] - Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 1986[ Paul Krugman][] - Nobel Prize in Economics, 2008[ Roy Glauber][] - Nobel Prize in Physics, 2005[ Frank Wilczek][] - Nobel Prize in Physics, 2004[ Martin Chalfie][] - Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 2008[ William Lipscomb][] - Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 1976 tag:RecordSetterBook01 [ Rich Roberts]: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/RichardJ.Roberts [ Wolfgang Ketterle]: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/WolfgangKetterle [ Dudley Herschbach]: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/DudleyR.Herschbach [ Paul Krugman]: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/PaulKrugman [ Roy Glauber]: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/RoyJ.Glauber [ Frank Wilczek]: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/FrankWilczek [ Martin Chalfie]: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/MartinChalfie [ William Lipscomb]: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/William_Lipscomb

United States

Most Annotated Genome

David Ewing Duncan

5094 annotated genes have been documented in David Ewing Duncan’s genome, a new world record. His DNA has been read by three different companies, who’ve collectively checked 1.7 million locations out of the 3 billion positions of his DNA. His report from SNPedia can be read here. The record was documented on June 7, 2009 in San Francisco, California. Mike Carioso, curator of SNPedia, was present to serve as the witness.

02:31 United States

Most Balloons Popped Domino-Style With A Laser

WorldScott

Scott A. Stevenson popped 100 balloons using Wicked Lasers' Spyder III Krypton laser.

India

Most Chemical Element Symbols From The Letters Of "LIVESTRONG" In A Single Tweet

Dinesh Shivnath Upadhyaya

Dinesh Shivnath Upadhyaya posted a tweet containing 27 chemical element symbols of the Periodic Table Of Elements from the letters in “LIVESTRONG” in a single tweet.

India

Most Chemical Symbols In A Tweet

Dinesh Shivnath Upadhyaya

Dinesh Shivnath Upadhyayaposted a tweet containing 77 symbols from the Periodic Table Of Elements.

India

Most Consecutive Tweets Featuring Mathematical Or Physical Constants

Dinesh Shivnath Upadhyaya

Dinesh Shivnath Upadhyaya posted 21 consecutive tweets of different mathematical constants and physical constantstohis Twitter account. He set the record between 3:44 PM and 3:49 PM on October 8th, 2010.

1:13:49 United States

Most Digits Of Tau Recited

Ethan Brown

Ethan Brown recited 2,012 digits of Tau from memory. He set the record to raise money for the Bethel Public Library. Learn more about the feat here.

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