The Science of Guinness World Records | Science North

The Science of Guinness World Records

The Science of Guinness World Records


How have exceptional and everyday people, like you, made their way into the record books? At this special exhibition, visitors of all ages learn about the science behind Guinness World Records, along with science experiences and record breaking challenges. Learn about amazing record breakers, and yourself, as you are drawn in by inspirational stories and intriguing artifacts.

Be amazed by the fastest, longest, highest, and strongest! Learn the science behind these feats and use this knowledge to develop your skills.

Be amazing as you explore, focus, react, and endure! Challenge yourself, your friends, or your family to climb the leaderboard.

Be officially amazing and break a world record! Celebrate your unique talents and the knowledge that you are scientifically amazing. As you explore the exhibition you will engage with exhibits, attempts, workshops and multi-media experiences in the Explore, Focus, React and Endure Zones of the exhibition. Come back often to hone your skills and participate in our Officially Amazing attempts where you may be an official record breaker!

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