Posts tagged Record Breakers

New England Patriots

New England Patriots
The New England Patriots produced the greatest comeback in Super Bowl history to beat the Atlanta Falcons 34-28 in overtime and claim a fifth title in the most dramatic of circumstances. New England Patriots – Record Recovery The Patriots trailed by 25 points in the third quarter but recovered to level at 28-28 and force the extra perio [...]

City of No Illusions

City of No Illusions
The town of Buffalo in the state of New York is also known as the ‘City of No Illusions’, which would be of interest to the Earth Emperor because of his passion for magic. It comes as no surprise then that Buffalo has experienced epic snowfall with up to 8 feet falling in just 3 days! Buffalo is used to snow and can handle snow, [...]

Pick a Card!

Pick a Card!
The Earth Emperor believes humanity is gambling with this planet. It’s why he invites us to Pick a Card or Roll the Dice.  In The Earth Emperor’s Eye he presents us with a stark choice about Nature – Live or Let Die! We should be deeply alarmed by events over the weekend in the town of Casino in Australia, where thousan [...]

7 Billion People

7 Billion People
The human population has reached 7 billion worldwide. There were symbolic ‘celebratory events’ in India and China to mark the birth of the 7th billion person on Earth right now. The population has more than doubled over the last 50 years. An extra billion people are alive now compared [...]

The Heat Is On

The Heat Is On
Yesterday, Britain basked in the hottest October day EVER. At Gravesend in the South-East of England temperatures soared to 29.9 degrees C, eclipsing the previous record. The warm front led many thousands to head to the coast with Bournemouth and Brighton proving especially popular.  The hottest October day followed the hottest April in [...]

Flying Fish World Record

Flying Fish World Record
A flying fish has set a new world record, travelling through the air for 45 seconds – breaking the previous record by 3 seconds.  The fish was caught on camera by a ferry doing about 30 kilometres per hour.  Here’s the amazing video… Curiously, Bill Richmond mentioned how he’d seen ‘fish fall from the sky’ during the Blakeswar [...]

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