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Earliest documentation of fossil ciliate protozoans

The world’s earliest known fossil ciliate protozoans were formally documented in 2007. These ‘hairy’ microscopic single-celled organisms, characterised by tiny hair-like structures known as cilia on their external surface, were discovered within the Doushantuo Formation – a fossil-rich sedimentary deposit in China’s Guizhou Province, dating back approximately 580 million years to the Ediacaran Period.

Fastest 100 m moonwalk

The fastest 100 m moonwalk is 32.06 seconds and was achieved by Luo Lantu (China) on the set of Zheng Da ZongYi – Guinness World Records Special, in Beijing, China, on 8 December 2010. Luo Lantu went head to head with several challengers, including Jason Jackson from Australia

Fastest 100 m tightrope walk

The fastest tightrope walk over 100 m is 44.63 seconds and was achieved by Aisikaier Wubulikasimu (China) at Taimu Mountain Scenic Spot, Fuding City, Fujian province, China, on 27 October 2009. It was an outdoor event for Zheng Da Zong Yi -Guinness World Records Special 2009.