Friday, February 8, 2008

Gigantic Mexican mushroom

This fun guy (fungi) is a Mexican coffee bean farmer near the border with Guatemala. His farm has grown these gigantic mushrooms in the hope of finding the secret that will enable them to grow large coffee bean plants. They are 70cm in height and weigh 20Kg. If it doesn’t work out, they can always use them as novelty umbrellas?

Israeli flag breaks record for world largest

Measured at 660 metres x 100 metres, and weighed 5.2 tonnes… the flag is officially declared by Guinness Book of Records as the largest flag in the world.