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WORLDKINGS – Worldkings News – Europe Records Institute (EURI) Banca Monte dei Paschi di Siena: World’s oldest bank

Banca Monte dei Paschi di Siena S.p.A. known as BMPS or just MPS, is an Italian bank. Tracing its history to the amount of...

WORLDKINGS – Worldkings News – Europe Records Institute (EURI) Wilhelmus: World’s oldest national anthem

Wilhelmus dates back to at least 1572, making it the oldest national anthem in use today, provided that the latter is defined as consisting...

WORLDKINGS – Worldkings News – Europe Records Institute (EURI) ) Andernach Geyser: World’s highest cold-water geyser

The Vulkanland Eifel Geopark (German: Geopark Vulkanland Eifel) is a German national geopark in the Volcanic Eifel region that was established on 19 April...

WORLDKINGS – Worldkings News – Europe Records Institute (EURI) Yubileyny diamond mine: World’s largest diamond deposit

The Yubileyny diamond mine, also known as the Jubilee mine, is located in Sakha (Yakutia), Russia. This diamond mine is the largest in the world...

WORLDKINGS – Worldkings News – Europe Records Institute (EURI) Thames Tunnel: World’s first tunnel under a navigable river

The Thames Tunnel is a tunnel beneath the River Thames in London, connecting Rotherhithe and Wapping. It measures 11 m wide by 6 m...

WORLDKINGS – Worldkings News – Europe Records Institute (EURI) Bertrand Piccard and Brian Jones: World’s first persons to fly around the world non-stop by...

Bertrand Piccard (born 1 March 1958) is a Swiss explorer, psychiatrist, and environmentalist. Brian George Jones (born 27 March 1947 in Bristol, England) is...

WORLDKINGS – Worldkings News – Europe Records Institute (EURI) Theatrum Orbis Terrarum: World’s first modern atlas

Theatrum Orbis is considered to be the first true modern atlas. Written by Abraham Ortelius, strongly encouraged by Gillis Hooftman, and originally printed on...

WORLDKINGS – Worldkings News – Europe Records Institute (EURI) Miniatur Wunderland: World’s largest model railway set

In the year 2000, the brothers Frederik and Gerrit Braun set out to build the largest model railway system in the world. After applying...

WORLDKINGS – Worldkings News – Europe Records Institute (EURI) Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society: World’s longest-running scientific journal

Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society is a scientific journal published by the Royal Society. In its earliest days, it was a private venture...

WORLDKINGS – Worldkings News – Europe Records Institute (EURI) Schiphol Airport Library: World’s first airport library

Airport Library at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol is the world’s first airport library and a much copied example around the world. The library has repeatedly...

WORLDKINGS – Worldkings News – Europe Records Institute (EURI) Robert Charles Swan: World’s first person to walk to both poles

Robert Charles Swan was born on 28 July 1956 in Durham, England, and attended Aysgarth School and then Sedbergh School (1969–1974) before completing a...

WORLDKINGS – Worldkings News – Europe Records Institute (EURI) People’s Salvation Cathedral: House world’s largest free-swinging church bell

The People's Salvation Cathedral, also known as the National Cathedral, is an Orthodox cathedral under construction in Bucharest to serve as the patriarchal cathedral...

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Australian charity lines up gifts for World Record

The Christmas Presents for Kids in Care charity gathered hundreds of donated gifts at the Upper Coomera Center in Queensland's Gold Coast region. Donors were invited to...

Top 50 Life Skills Courses In The World (P. 32) “Creative Thinking” (Imperial College London, UK): Techniques and tools to develop mindset successfully

In today’s ever-growing and changing world, being able to think creatively and innovatively are essential skills. It can sometimes be challenging to step back...

Top 50 Life Skills Courses In The World (P. 31) “Personal Development Masterclass For Success” (Udemy, USA): Training the brain and improving productivity effectively

In a digital world, where every second count, improving your memory, and your learning ability can give you a huge advantage over everybody else...

Record attendance at Qatar World Cup 2022

Fifa announced that the 2022 World Cup in Qatar has already proven to be a grand success with record attendances witnessed during the group...