Fastest things

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Can you name the fastest thing?

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Name the fastestWho or WhatSpeed
Man (100 m sprint)Aug 16, 2009, 37.6 km/h (24.4 mph)
Woman (100 m sprint)Jul 17, 1988, 34.3 km/h (21.3 mph)
SkiierApril 2006, 251.4 km/h (156 mph)
Pitch (MLB)Apr 18 2011, 170 km/h (106 mph)
Slapshot (NHL)Jan 28, 2012, 175 km/h (108.8 mph)
Production CarJuly 2010, 431 km/h (267 mph)
Non-Production CarOct 1997, 1228.8 km/h (763 mph)
Land Animal112 km/h (70 mph)
Sea Animal110 km/h (68 mph)
BirdWhile diving, 322 km/h (200 mph)
Insect56 km/h (35 mph)
Computer (name and/or developer)June 2012, 16.325 petaflops
Camera (developer)Dec 2011, one trillion frames per second
TrainJapan, 581 km/h (360 mph)
Railed Vehicle (unmanned)10,325 km/h (6,416 mph)
Name the fastestWho or WhatSpeed
Roller CoasterAbu Dhabi, 240 km/h (150 mph)
Water SlideBrazil, 41 m high, 105 km/h (65 mph)
Submarine1960's, 44.7 knots (82.8 km/h, 51 mph)
BoatOct 1978, 511.11 km/h (317.6 mph)
Manned AircraftOct 1967, 7274 km/h (4520 mph)
HelicopterSep 2010, 415 km/h (258 mph)
Wind Speed (Earth)Apr 1996, 408 km/h (254 mph)
Wind Speed (Celestial Body)40 million km/h (25 million mph)
Spacecraft (launch speed)En route to Pluto, 58,536 km/h (36,372 mph)
Spacecraft (maximum speed)Orbiting the sun 252,792 km/h (157,078 mph)
Orbiting Planet172,341 km/h (107,088 mph)
Spinning Stars43,000 rpm
Thing in the known universe299,792,458 m/s (186,282 mi/s)
Particle299,792,458 m/s (186,282 mi/s)
Hypothetical ParticleAlways faster than light

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