Amazing Animal Records

The animal kingdom has its champions, too. A safari through YouTube’s wildlife clips reveals some fascinating and surprising records and some incredible footage from the wild world. (This article was first published in YouTube: World Records.) Monkey Business About 98 percent of their genome is identical to humans, so it is not surprising that chimpanzees are […]

Extreme Sports Records

There’s danger out there on the streets. Especially if you are mad enough to try to go faster, higher, lower than anyone else in your chosen extreme sport. (This article was first published in YouTube: World Records.) Sacré Bleu! French athlete Taig Khris is a hero of the inline skating world, but he is as well-known by […]

Cool Car Stunts

Car stunts are some of the most exciting clips on the site. These drivers risk life and limb to perform incredible record-breaking tricks and skills on four wheels. (This article was first published in YouTube: World Records.) Wheelie Something Pulling a side-wheelie (driving on just one front and back wheel) in a car is a technically difficult […]

Cool Cat Records

There is plenty of kitten action and a lot of celebrity cats on YouTube, but not many make the record books. Here’s a select few who are on the road to purr-fection. (This article was first published in YouTube: World Records.) Fluffy Sweater Alley, a stray cat, was adopted after she was found looking frail and nervous […]

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