Strongest Quantum Levitation Effect On A Hoverboard

One of the key properties of a superconductor is that it is repelled by a magnetic field and hence floats above it, in a process known as quantum levitation. In a final-year project of the Singapore Polytechnic School of Mechanical & Aeronautical Engineering, the students built a hoverboard strapped to a box containing 6 pieces of YBCO discs. Below the box were 60 pieces of neodymium N50 magnets secured tightly ... Read More »

Most Number Of People Doing Aluminium Tooling Together

On 15 Nov 2017, APSN Tanglin School held its debut ‘TS Artistry – Talents Revealed’ to showcase the diverse talents of its students. Held at Enabling Village, Lengkok Bahru, the event also saw 300 participants doing aluminium tooling together. The completed aluminium pieces were later put together to form an image of four people in unity. Read More »

Largest Gathering Of People Dressed As Star Wars Characters

The Centrepoint collaborated with upcoming release of ‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’ to celebrate the festive season. At the launch of the campaign on 16 Nov 2017, 112 people came dressed as a Star Wars character of their choice.  10 other malls in the Frasers Centrepoint Malls group also feature this galactic theme. Read More »

Largest Display Of Personalised Hand-Shaped Acrylics

Westwood Primary School students were taught to identify 24 character strengths and to write five of their own on specially designed acrylic pieces cut to look like hands. On 17 Nov 2017, 1,881 of the pieces were linked up and displayed at the school hall to mark the school’s 5th anniversary. Read More »

Most Number Of Mediums In A Trance At One Location

Tien Sen Tua Temple hosted the International Baogong Cultural Heritage on 12 Nov 2017 in honour of the celebrated Justice Bao. Temple mediums and worshippers from all over Singapore as well abroad, gathered to learn and prayed to the Song dynasty judge. In small batches, a total of 75 mediums went into trance, Read More »

Longest Thoranam

Members of 11 IAECs in the Tanjong Pagar GRC and Radin Mas SMC helped to make short sections of thoranam, a Tamil hanging decoration made of coconut leaf blades and flowers. The sections were combined to form a 688m length for the GRC/SMC’s Deepavali celebration at Serangoon Road on 12 Nov 2107. Read More »

Largest Mobile Skills Workshop For Senior Citizens

Pei Chin Public School and its Alumni Association organised a workshop entitled ‘Ah Gong Ah Ma @ Smart Nation’ at its school hall on 12 Nov 2017. Alumni members and other public volunteers showed the elderly how to use apps like Whatsapp, My Transport, Healthy365, Zaobao and to scan QR codes. A total of 245 participated in the workshop. Read More »