These Dark Knights Hold The World Record For Most Batmen Ever

You do not want to commit a crime anywhere near the Calgary headquarters of Nexen Energy. That's because not one, not two, but 542 Batmen work at the building, where they assemble to win the Guinness World Record for "Largest Gathering of People Dressed as Batman." » 9/19/14 8:37am 9/19/14 8:37am

Here's Your Scientific Excuse to Drink a Beer This Evening

Want to get a beer on a Tuesday? Now you can blame your need to do a scientific experiment. First, though, you need to go to a bar and get a Guinness and some peanuts. And, what the hell, another Guinness. » 8/19/14 12:40pm 8/19/14 12:40pm

Guinness officially recognizes the largest Star Wars collection

Thursday, Guinness World Records released its new book, which, for the first time, included a space for the world's largest collection of Star Wars memorabilia. » 9/14/13 2:30pm 9/14/13 2:30pm

Transformers long for Energon as they invade classic Guinness ads

As the ads say, "It's a lovely day for some Guinness"—unless, of course, you're an Energon-craving robot in disguise (or simply don't like stout). To remedy the former oversight, artist Matt Kuphaldt has drawn Guinness-style ads touting the delights of a tall cube of Energon. » 4/20/13 9:00am 4/20/13 9:00am

The physics of Guinness are as fascinating as they are delicious (and…

I am likely io9's worst science writer [Note: I am definitely io9's worst science writer] but I hope you don't begrudge me posting this fantastic scientific examination of Ireland's greatest export and contribution to civilization, Guinness. The super-hearty dry stout has an appearance, taste and texture unique… » 12/05/12 11:40am 12/05/12 11:40am