Australians all let us rejoice

An island off the Aussie coast has captured the record for the highest wind speed ever recorded (253mph, in the eye of a tropical cyclone).

The old record holder – the Mount Washington Observatory in New Hampshire – has a hilarious FAQ about the new record. Sample question: “the new record occurred during a typhoon, does that REALLY count?”. (Quick, someone call the waaaahmbulance!)

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