Mental Floss

3,117 Coins Stacked on One Dime

Chris Higgins

Got nerves of steel, thousands of coins, and seven hours to kill? No? How about four minutes and a web browser? Okay, perfect. In this video, YouTube dude Tai Star stacks "600 quarters, 501 dimes, 313 nickels, 1699 pennies, [and] 5 foreign coins" all resting on a single original dime. This is the kind of thing that makes me tense and fascinated at the same time. Behold:

Star does some other weird stuff, including balancing a ukelele for over ten minutes on his finger. You can read more about Star's record-setting stack from the Mail Online.