Pinterest • The world’s catalogue of ideas

1 Mile World Record

STU MITTLEMAN is a world record-setting endurance athlete, sought-after fitness coach, corporate spokesperson, and motivational speaker. With degrees in Sociology, Sports Psychology, and Exercise Physiology, Stu initially settled in to a career in higher education, teaching college in and about the New York Metropolitan area (Queens College, Baruch College, and William Paterson College). In 1982, after a successful 5-Year carrier as a college Instructor Stu and winning the US National…

The 2000 carat “Halley’s Comet” Opal - Listed in the Guinness Book of World Records as the largest uncut Black Opal nodule. Found at Lightning Ridge, Australia in 1986

pin 115
heart 13

Marshall Walter “Major” Taylor was an American cyclist who won the world 1 mile track cycling championship in 1899 after setting numerous world records and overcoming racial discrimination. Taylor was the 1st African-American athlete to achieve the level of world champion and only the 2nd black man…

The World's Longest Pizza Looks Insanely Delicious

New World Record Longest Pizza | Naples set the new Guinness World Record for longest pizza with a 1.1-mile-long pie. #refinery29 http://www.refinery29.com/2016/05/111451/longest-pizza

heart 1

✶ Sidu River Bridge, Hubei Province, CHINA. The Sidu River Bridge is the current record holder for highest bridge in the world, which hangs over 1,600 vertigo-inducing feet above a canyon floor, connecting what amounts to two mountaintops. At just under a mile, the expanse between the two sides of the bridge was, so long that the builders had to use a rocket to string the first pilot line across the gap. ✶

The old sci-fi art in general is still the best to me--it looks the most fantastical! Too much photorealism makes images seem...real and not fantastical. They lose the sci-fi feel to me then and just seem like almost exact copies of the known real world. I love digital art too and I love doing it, but digital can make images look too accurate.... --Pia (Ringworld - Larry Niven)

pin 36
heart 2

You may or may not know 'The Beer Mile' - it's a challenge that many serious athletes have undertaken. This here is the world record, 4 beers drunk (1 after each lap) and a mile run in under 5 minutes. Bring on the burps.

Tesla vs Hellcat --- Tesla Model S P85D Sets 1/4 Mile World Record, Hellcat Chokes and Smokes (w/video)