Sunday, February 03, 2008

World Records

Most Poisonous Snake:

Australia’s taipan snake can kill more than 100 people. Good thing, it prefers eating rats.

World’s Most Visited Mall:

The world’s most visited mall is The Mall of America in Bloomington, Minnesota.
About 40 million shop each year in 520 stores. It also has an indoor aquarium, NASCAR speedway, Lego Imagination Center, wedding chapel and the state’s biggest indoor theme park.

Youngest to Top of Mount Everest:

Ming Kipa Sherpa, a 15 year-old girl from Nepal reached the top of the tallest mountain in the world on May 24, 2003.

Hotdog Eating Record:

Takeru Kobayashi beat his own record by eating 53.75 hotdogs and buns in 12 minutes at the Annual Nathan’s Famous Fourth of July Hotdog contest in New York.

Richest Person:

The man behind Microsoft, Bill Gates has been named the richest person in the world for 13 years. Last year, his net worth value was $ 56 billion.

Largest Flying Mammal:

Southeast Asian’s Malayan flying foxes are the largest flying mammal. They can grow to have a wingspan of 5 feet.