Since rolling out Facebook Live to people and publishers around the world, we’ve seen incredible adoption and engagement with the new format.

We’ve been inspired by the creativity we’ve seen so far, and with this bi-weekly series, we’ll highlight some interesting Facebook Lives from the past two weeks.

Here are 10 standout live videos:

 1. CNN broadcast a man scaling Trump Tower in New York City via Facebook Live, with more than 225,000 tuning in at one time, a record for the network.

 

2. Green Day hosted a Facebook Live during which band members Billie Joe, Mike, and Tré gave viewers a tour of their new studio, OTIS, and talked about their new album Revolution Radio.

 

3. NPR invited their followers to play “Sketch the News with NPR!” using Facebook Live to broadcast their illustrations of the headlines and have people guess the week’s selections.

 

4. Declan Walsh, a foreign correspondent for The New York Times, presented a Facebook Live video of everything he saw at the political conventions. He was looking for people’s suggestions on where he should travel next to learn more about the electorate.

 

5. Michael Phelps was on Facebook Live before his last race at Rio 2016 to take fan questions and announce his retirement from swimming.

 

6. Country music star Eric Church announced his solo 60-city Holdin’ My Own Tour on Facebook Live from Red Rocks Amphitheater in Colorado.

 

7. Hoda Kotb went live from the Today Show Page with a tour of the show’s Olympic Games set in Rio.

 

8. FOX‘s Scream Queens hosted a Facebook Live among its costars John Stamos, Lea Michele, and Taylor Lautner who discussed what’s in store for the new season of the show.

 

9. PBS Newshour went live with Julian Assange of WikiLeaks and posed questions to him from the viewers on Facebook.

 

10. Astronaut Buzz Aldrin broadcast the Women’s Gymnastics Team medal ceremony on Facebook Live while at the Olympic Games.