Aaron Medina

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Regional Airlines' Pilot Shortage is Heading Toward the Perfect Storm

Regional airline pilots are trained to fly in all kinds of weather, but they are heading toward the proverbial perfect storm.<p>That’s because regional …

New Hello Kitty Planes to Fly to US

Asia’s ubiquitous cartoon feline cutie can now add another notch on her belt of world-domination. The newest conquest? Jumbo-jet aviation.<p>Hello …

Cats

The world's most unusual beaches

Candy sands, disappearing waves, transformed trolls - if life's a beach, these are its strangest days. These 10 beaches from Lonely Planet's <i>1000 Ultimate Sights</i> might not all be swimmable, but they are all extraordinary.<p>1. Bowling Ball Beach, California<p>Compared to green sand or vanishing tides, …

The FAA's New Safety Flash Cards For Reading the Runway

Let’s face it: Takeoffs and landings get all the glory.<p>But, then in a heavily choreographed ballet, pilots taxiing along the runway get instructions …

ANZANG Nature Photographer of the Year 2013

<b>THE ANZANG PHOTO</b> competition has grown steadily since it began 10 years ago, but, in 2013, an exciting partnership between the South Australian …

Nature Photography

The 10 Best Nonfiction Books Of The Year (So Far), According To Amazon

The editors at Amazon.com recently came out with a list of the Best Nonfiction Books of 2013 So Far, which ranks the best books released between January and June 2013.<p>Here are the Top 10 Best Non-Fiction Books of the Year So Far, according to Amazon editors:<p>1. <i>Gulp: Adventures on the Alimentary …

Books

14 Best Places to Go This Fall

From cutting-edge contemporary art in Miami to epically awesome Kenyan resorts, this season’s hottest destinations exceed expectations. Go beyond the …

Chicago

How to Travel Solo

It's an invigorating idea we've all pondered at some point -- leaving everything behind to embark on a solo journey. Thanks to memoirs like Elizabeth Gilbert's Eat, Pray, Love and Cheryl Strayed's Wild, traveling alone has a reputation for fostering self-discovery. Without the crutch of friends or …

The Best Summer Recipes (PHOTOS)

We know nobody wants to hear this, but there are some facts in life that we just have to face: like the un-deniable truth that summer is sadly coming to an end. Summer was great this year, epic even. There were lots of s'mores. Tons of cocktails at sunset. And even more hot dogs. We made kegs out …

Labor Day Recipes: Eat Like You Don't Have To Go To Work (PHOTOS)

You know what's great about Labor Day? We get the day off. You know what's great about having the day off? You are the master of your mealtime destiny. Want to make something complicated, messy or pungent? Want to eat crisply-fried, must-be-eaten-right-now delights? Labor Day Monday is totally your …

The 7 Craziest PB&Js on the Internet

Breakfast

Apple begins training support staff on iOS 7 & iTunes Radio, preparing for customer surprise

Apple has started training its AppleCare technical support staff on the changes and feature-set of iOS 7, according to multiple AppleCare employees. These people say that training began today, and AppleCare employees are required to complete the iOS 7 training by the second week of September.<p>The …

Creating an Awesome Photo Manipulation from Sketch to Final Product

Swedish photographer and retouch artist Erik Johansson creates amazing photo manipulations — in fact, we’ve actually featured his work before. This, …

Flickr iOS App Update Adds Customizable Filters, Pro Editing Tools and More

Many believe that Instagram’s recent acquisition of Luma means that the photo sharing app will soon be adding some cool features, including live …