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Could “Amelia” Start Filling Low-Level Jobs?

Sophie Curtis of The Telegraph reports, “Today a new artificial intelligence computing system has been unveiled, which promises to transform the global workforce. Named ‘Amelia’ after American aviator and pioneer Amelia Earhart, theShow More Summary

Great Job, Internet!: Investigating the intersection of Nick Offerman’s voice and Brooklyn Nine-Nine

What happened to Amelia Earhart? Who was the Zodiac Killer? Is spontaneous combustion real? What existed before the Big Bang? Does Nick Offerman say “Fremulon” at the end of Brooklyn Nine-Nine? These are just some of the questions that have long haunted humanity. Show More Summary

Cornerspotter: Hint: Amelia Earhart Appeared at This Fancy Complex

Welcome to Cornerspotter, a weekly Curbed game in which you try to identify the location and/or identity of a particular building or streetscape in a historic photograph. Impress us and your fellow Curbed readers with your uncanny insight into Los...

Hunt for Missing Plane Takes New Course After 6 Months

Not since the American aviation pioneer Amelia Earhart disappeared without a trace over the Pacific 77 years ago has there been a mystery like it. And in so many respects the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 exactly six months ago today is a far more profound puzzle. When Earhart went missing her plane was…

Another Amelia Earhart mystery: Could this 1932 Essex-Terraplane have been hers?

2 months agoVehicles / Cars : Hemmings.com

Jim Sommers’s 1932 Essex-Terraplane Special Sedan. Photos courtesy The Paragon Agency. On July 2, 1937, Amelia Earhart disappeared somewhere over the Pacific Ocean, en route to an uninhabited patch of coral optimistically labeled as Howland Island. The disappearance of Earhart remains one of the world’s great mysteries, but now another arises linked to the famous […]

Around the World: An Interview with Amelia Rose Earhart

Amelia in command of the Pilatus PC-12NG – Photo: Amelia Rose Earhart On the 2nd of June, 1937, Amelia Earhart began her journey around the world – the one that would end somewhere over the Pacific. On June 26, 2014, Amelia Rose Earhart began her journey around the world to recreate that famous flight. [...]

Modern Amelia Earhart soars into record books

A modern-day aviatrix fulfilled a lifelong dream of completing a flight her famous namesake never did.

Another Amelia Earhart Completes Namesake’s Mission

There is another Amelia Earhart taking to the skies these days, and she just completed the mission that her namesake originally tackled. This Amelia, who is 31, posted about her proud accomplishment via Twitter and many followed along with her hashtag “#flywithamelia.” The original Earhart, of course, went missing in 1937 as she attempted to

Amelia Earhart Completes ‘Round the World Flight

Amelia Earhart, the former traffic reporter for KUSA in Denver, is back in Colorado after finishing an around the world flight. Earhart, who piloted a path similar to that of her namesake, landed in Oakland, California Friday evening. Show More Summary

5 Most Incredible Discoveries of the Week

Two intriguing aviation-related discoveries this week: A potential clue in the mystery of what happened to Amelia Earhart, and the end of another mystery—involving what Norwegians thought were UFOs. Plane Photo May Offer Big Earhart Clue : Could a long-forgotten photo snapped on a runway in Miami in 1937 before...

Woman named Amelia Earhart honors famous namesake

3 months agoNews : The Newsroom

A Colorado woman is flying around the world to honor aviation pioneer Amelia Earhart.

Woman named Amelia Earhart honors famous namesake

3 months agoNews : The Newsroom

A Colorado woman named Amelia Earhart is flying around the world in honor of her iconic namesake, aviation pioneer Amelia Earhart.

New Evidence May Reveal Fate Of Amelia Earhart

A newly uncovered photo of Amelia Earhart’s famous Lockheed Electra has revealed a heretofore unknown detail about the ill-fated aviator’s final flight, and one researcher claims that it may finally solve the mystery of Earhart’s disappearance. Earhart, along with co-pilot Fred Noonan, vanished during an attempted round-the-world flight on July 2nd, 1937. Accepted wisdom has

73 Years Later, Amelia Earhart Flies Again

Taking after her famous aviator namesake, Amelia Rose Earhart took off Thursday to become the youngest woman to fly a single-engine airplane around the world. In spite of their nearly identical names — the original Amelia Earhart's middle name was Mary — there is no biological relation. Show More Summary

Mediabistro Morning Roundup – 6.30.14

3 months agoIndustries / Media : FishbowlDC

From TVNewser to FishbowlNY, here are your top stories from across Mediabistro. TVNewser CNN’s Richard Quest Comes Out TVSpy Amelia Earhart Begins Around-the-World Flight Lost Remote TiVo: Binge-Watching No Longer the Exception. It’s...Show More Summary

Another Amelia Earhart is Flying Around the World

3 months agoPop Culture / Celebrity : Jezebel

A woman named after Amelia Earhart is flying around the world, to recreate her namesake's famous flight around the world. Read more...

Amelia Earhart's namesake lifts off to complete 1937 global flight

After 77 years, Amelia Rose Earhart, named after the legendary pilot but not related, lifted off from California Thursday for the start of her estimated 28,000-mile flight.

Amelia Earhart Begins Record-Setting Global Flight

3 months agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Amelia Rose Earhart began her round-the-world flight on Thursday morning, from the same hangar used by her namesake in 1937. In a specially-modified Pilatus PC-12NG, she flew from Oakland, California to Broomfield, Colorado.http://flightclub.jalopnik.com/meet-amelia-ro... Read more...

Amelia Earhart Begins Around-the-World Flight

Former Denver traffic reporter Amelia Earhart is now on an around-the-world flight recreating the path taken by her famous namesake. Earhart took off from Oakland yesterday for the 28,000-mile trip. Earhart, who left KUSA in January to prepare for the voyage, was featured on “NBC Nightly News” last night (watch after the jump). Show More Summary

Amelia Earhart To Attempt Flight Around The World (No, Not THAT Amelia Earhart)

Amelia Earhart of today is going to attempt the flight around the world that did not end so well for the last person with the same name to attempt the flight. Amelia Earhart 2.0, as The Inquisitr has previously referred to her, is actually Amelia Rose Earhart of Denver, a former traffic reporter at KUSA-TV

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