The Most Brilliant Guinness World Records of 2012

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  • 2012 was a year of record-breaking feats, from Felix Baumgartner’s leap from outer space and PSY’s “Gangnam Style” surpassing 1 billion views on YouTube to Chandra Bahdur Dangi being declared the shortest man of all time and much more.

    To help us soak in all of this magnificence, the Guinness World Records YouTube channel presents some of this year’s most brilliant achievements in a thrilling, four-minute package.

    While the compilation video doesn’t exactly explain what each of these momentous events are, it still gets your heart racing and the wheels of inspiration turning as we think for perhaps just a second, “Maybe I could do something that great.”

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