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Liv Tyler’s New Clothing Line Is Inspired by Amelia Earhart

3 weeks agoLifestyle / Fashion : The Cut

For her new Belstaff capsule collection, Liv Tyler chose to create the same tailored military coats and shearling-collared jackets worn by Amelia Earhart while she prepared for her first flight. “Amelia was the perfect inspiration: Besides wearing Belstaff back then, she was the first woman to fly across the Atlantic by herself and attempt to fly around the ... More »

Female Ghosts Are Totally OK With Female Ghostbusters, So You Should Be Too (Video)

Harriet Tubman, Annie Oakley, Cleopatra, and Amelia Earhart all agree: Female Ghostbusters are just fine.

Capital Fringe 2016: Amelia Earhart...IN SPACE!

Find out where Amelia Earhart went in this madcap adventure. [ more › ]

How Amelia Earhart Spent Fourth of July

2 months agoLifestyle / Fashion : The Cut

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The Next Aviation Adventure to Follow: Youngest-Ever Solo Around the World Flight

2 months agoNews : James Fallows

Many generations have gone by since the world-riveting exploits of Charles Lindbergh, since the tragic mystery of Amelia Earhart, since…

IL: CTA to Renovate Historic Quincy Station in Loop

June 09--In 1897, William McKinley was in the White House, aviator Amelia Earhart was a baby and the Quincy "L" station was built in Chicago's downtown. Some 119 years later, the stop at Quincy and Wells streets in Chicago's Loop is still

See Cam Channel Amelia Earhart in Cinematic 'Mayday' Video

Cam wrote her current hit, "Mayday," about a failed relationship, but when it came time to come up with a concept for the video, she turned to a plot line that highlighted one of her heroes, Amelia Earhart. "She was just a badass and didn't care what people thought. She wasn't...

Newswire: Dan Harmon helps rebrand Amelia Earhart in this exclusive Great Minds clip

Dan Harmon’s put his time machine to good use on his short-form History series, Great Minds—he’s already brought Ludwig van Beethoven and William Shakespeare into the present for some face time, with varying degrees of pleasantness.Show More Summary

Missing for 95 years, wreckage of the Navy tugboat Conestoga is found off California coast

It was the biggest air and sea search in U.S. history — at least until Amelia Earhart vanished in 1937. Weeks overdue for its scheduled arrival at Hawaii’s Pearl Harbor, the Navy was mystified as to the whereabouts of the U.S. tugboat Conestoga and its crew of 56. The tug had departed Mare Island...

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10 Things School Didn't Tell You About Amelia Earhart's Disappearance

5 months agoHumor / odd : The Presurfer

image credit Amelia Earhart's disappearance has always been presented as an unfathomable mystery, especially to schoolchildren. We were told about this celebrated woman who disappeared 'somewhere' in the Pacific. We don't know what happened to her, and we probably never will. But what of the evidence we already have? The Presurfer

Women Who Wrote, and Will Write, History

Marie Curie. Amelia Earhart. Gertrude Ederle. Famous names in women's history, whose contributions to their fields have implications far beyond gender. Today, with a resolution introduced by Congressman Elijah Cummings and supported by Susan G. Show More Summary

Amelia Earhart's Lost Plane Spotted in a 1936 Film

6 months agoHumor / odd : mental_floss

Nearly 80 years after the disappearance, the plane was discovered in an unexpected place.

Amelia Earhart's Plane Found… in Old Romantic Comedy

The plane legendary pilot Amelia Earhart was flying when she disappeared over the Pacific has been discovered … in a 1936 Clark Gable film. Discovery News reports researchers with the International Group of Historic Aircraft Recovery—or TIGHAR—recently spotted Earhart's Lockheed Electra—given away by the registration number on...

15 Fun Facts About Amelia Earhart

6 months agoHumor / odd : mental_floss

Amelia Earhart was a pioneer, a legend, and a mystery. In honor of her birthday today—and the 77th anniversary of her disappearance this month—we've uncovered 15 things you might not know about her.

Amelia Earhart: How To Succeed In The Face Of Adversity

In just a few words, in an unpublished letter, Amelia Earhart laid bare the essential characters for succeeding in the face of many obstacles: You must be "willing to make the sacrifices necessary."

Why you’ve heard of Amelia Earhart, but no other great woman pilots

We all know who Amelia Earhart is -- the first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean. Think for a moment about why you know that. You probably can't name the first woman to fly solo across the Pacific Ocean, or the first woman to circumnavigate the entire planet in an airplane by herself...

Read Amelia Earhart's 1933 Advice To A Teen Girl Who Wanted To Be A Pilot

7 months agoNews : Huffington Post

An encouraging letter Amelia Earhart wrote to a 13-year-old female fan in 1933 has resurfaced in 2016. The note, in which Earhart gives some solid advice to a teen who hopes to become a pilot, is currently for sale with the Philadelphia-based Raab Collection. Show More Summary

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