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Gigantic facts for Gigantic Week

To kick off GIGANTIC WEEK starting March 6 here are some gigantic facts about the world’s largest records.

The world’s largest teeter totter goes up 15 meters in the air and is 36 meters long.
The world’s tallest building the Burj Khalifa in Dubai is also home to the world’s largest LED screen. This LED display spans 32, 467 square meters and has 70,000 LED bulbs.

The world’s biggest bouncy castle also known as "The Beast" is 893 feet long and when stretched out is the length of two soccer fields.

The world’s largest turbine blade is 88.4 meters long which is long enough to fit 26 cars inside. For testing purposes, 4 meters of the blade had to be chopped off because even the biggest facility on the planet couldn’t handle a blade this size.

Big Delta is the largest 3D printer in the world, developed by WASP (World's Advanced Saving Project) and its purpose is to use clay to 3D print houses fro people in developing nations. 

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