World Record Fire Run

Daredevil Antony Britton Sets World Record For Longest Body Burn

The latest Guinness World Record doesn’t involve a real Iron Man suit or back-flips on a teeter-totter but it’s just as awesome to watch. Daredevil Antony Britton, supported by Stannage Stunt Team, broke the world records for the Fastest 100 m sprint (full body burn, without oxygen) and longest distance run full-body burn (without oxygen) …

Xmas Toy Smash

Xmas Toys Smashing Into A Wall At 120mph Is Oddly Satisfying

The DTC Dynamic Test Center in Switzerland took a break from their usual car safety routine sending vehicles, filled with crash test dummies careening into walls at top speed. Instead of cars, DTC got into the Christmas spirit by launching toys into a wall at 120 MPH. The resulting video is oddly satisfying, especially if …

sad clown face furniture

Clown Faces Make Discarded Items Seem Even More Depressed About Their Eventual Fate

Remember that Ikea commercial about the discarded desk lamp? It was sad as hell. These sad clown faces aren’t quite as depressing but it still makes a person feel bad about tossing away couches, suitcases, and television sets. A street artist by the name Lonesome Town travels around Los Angeles painting sad clown faces on …

Microsoft Excel Artist

This 77-Year-Old Is The ‘Michelangelo Of Microsoft Excel’ And His Portraits Are Stunning

Every artist has his or her own special canvas. Some artists use naked models while others choose unwilling animals. Japanese artist Tatsuo Horiuchi creates his masterpieces on possibly the most unlikely canvas of all — Microsoft Excel. Yup, the same program that helps people keep track of home expenses and business finances. This illustrator uses …

Note In Jesus Statue

Historians Find 240-Year-Old Note In Unlikely Place — Inside Jesus’ Butt

Author Dan Brown has made a career out of hiding messages in religious artifacts but we’re not sure he ever thought to enclose a handwritten note inside the ass of Christ. A statue of Jesus Christ in Spain has been hiding a 240-year-old secret message in a hidden compartment tucked into the statue’s butt. According …

Oldest Doll Hospital

Take A Look Inside The World’s Oldest Doll Hospital

We’ve covered some amazing doll houses, and some of the creepiest dolls ever created, but this is definitely one of the most interesting stories about people’s fascination with the child’s toy. Great Big Story traveled to the Hospital de Bonecas in Lisbon, Portugal and meet with Manuela Cutileiro. Cutileiro is a “doll doctor” at the …

Maxwell Tilse Art

Traveling Illustrator Turns London Landmarks Into Tiny Detailed Drawings

Most people keep a journal or pocket notebook to chronical their journies around the world. This artist draws amazing pictures. Amazing but incredibly tiny. Traveling illustrator Maxwell Tilse has been documenting his journey around Europe by creating tiny drawings of each city he visits. After two years of living in London, Tilse released a series …