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On July 2, 2012 the Prime Minister of Russia Dmitry Medveded opened the Russky Island bridge.
It is the world’s longest cable-stayed bridge.
The bridge also have the highest pylons and the longest cable stays.
It is 1,104 metre or 3,622 foot long, crossing over the Eastern Bosporus Strait.
The bridge links Russia’s far eastern city of Vladivostok in Nazimov peninsula with Russky Island.
I think the bridge is very beautiful.
The Sutong Bridge that spans the Yangtze River in China used to be the longest cable-stayed bridge in the world.
On Sunday July 1, 2012, the Guinness Book of World Records declared a saltwater crocodile weighing more than a ton as the world’s largest crocodile in captivity.
The crocodile, Lolong is 6.17 metre or 20.24 foot long.
Lolong, was captured in the Agusan marsh on the southern island of Mindanao in September 2011.
Now it is kept at the crocodile park in the southern Philippine town of Bulawan.