Amelia Earhart

The Fall Items Every Fashion Girl Will Own by EOD

"We wanted this collection to feel luxe, a little Marie Antoinette meets Amelia Earhart meets 40’s Parisian speak easy. The palate is muted …

Big History

Get Your Gatsby On In These NYC Speakeasies

Besides women gaining the right to vote, Amelia Earhart flying across the Atlantic, and of course Mickey Mouse, what else comes to mind when thinking …

Drinking

DURHAM: Teaching our children about caring

A single act of kindness throws roots out in all directions, and the roots spring up and make new trees.<p>Amelia Earhart gave us that gem, and added …

Parenting

The Women Who Missed the Space Race

One especially cruel twist of the 1950s was that many women were allowed just enough latitude to get their hopes up, before ramming into the social …

NASA

A Texas Homage to Amelia Earhart's Around-the-World Flight

Texas

10 Greatest Unsolved Mysteries of All Time

There are many times in history that cause us to question pretty much everything we've ever learned in life. It seems like sometimes, things just …

Loch Ness Monster

20 Designers, 20 Questions, 20 Weeks

The interview series — giving you design tips, knowledge and inspiration (this is the intro article)<p>Learn from 20 experienced designers<p>I’ve brought …

Mobile Development

Jay Faerber & Sumeyye Kesgin on Mystery & Fantasy in ELSEWHERE

What happened to pilot Amelia Earhart? The details after she vanished during her fabled flight remains a mystery and has been a source of speculation …

Geek

The Odd Vanishing Of Amelia Earhart

"The Babe of the Sky."

10 Unsettling Cases Of Famous People Who Disappeared

Sadly, many people go missing. Some of these people become very well-known in the aftermath of their disappearances. But we’re always left to wonder …

History

Why Amelia Earhart Still Matters

In 1920, a Kansas woman took her first flight—and soon changed the world.<p>High above the Pacific Ocean in her gleaming two-engine Lockheed Electra, Amelia Earhart soared. It was July 2, 1937, and along with navigator Fred Noonan, she was on her way to their next stop—Howland Island, 1,700 miles …

Aviation

A world of passwords and warning signs

Thinkstock by Getty ImagesAnxious times in America. There was a news story a few weeks back, “Interrupted Sleep May Lead To Alzheimer’s,” and next to …

Denver

9 Feminist Baby Halloween Costumes

Item 1/11<p>Anjelika Temple here, Chief Creative Officer of Brit + Co and brand new mom to baby girl Anokhi. I’m pretty much obsessed with Halloween. Always have been. In the last six years, I’ve donned over 50 solo costumes, 20 couples costumes with my husband David, and even a handful where I …

Feminism

A Purdue book recounts the life of an overlooked hero: BTN LiveBIG Book Club

Virgil Ivan “Gus” Grissom was the first astronaut to graduate from Purdue University. Of course, no one knew that in 1950; it would be nine years …

Sports

18 Quotes From Aviation Pioneers That Will Have You Flying High

Imagine business or vacations without air travel. These people are the ones you need to thank.<p>I fly all the time. Like many, I often tend to focus on discomforts and frustrations during long travel days. But after a recent cycling trip to Maine, where most of my forward momentum came from whatever …

United States

Could a parachute strap solve America’s biggest aviation mystery?

New documentary suggests Amelia Earhart didn't crash0:30<p>A new History Channel documentary suggests Amelia Earhart didn't crash after all. Courtesy: …

Australian News

Did Amelia Earhardt end up 'Elsewhere'? | Comic Box

I believe in coincidence. In other words I don't think anything is meant to be or preordained or fated or any of that stuff, but I do think the …

“Elsewhere” #1

With a strong female lead character and otherworldly artwork, “Elsewhere” reimagines the disappearance of America’s most famous female pilot like …

Books

The ‘wanderlust gene’ – is it real and do you have it?

Ever wondered why some people have more of a compulsion to travel than others? Not only travel, but travel to challenging destinations; places where they are likely to be pushed out of their comfort zones or encouraged to take risks.<p>And have you wondered why some individuals thrive in changeable …

University of California

Weird Writing Habits of Authors | SACHI SHIKSHA - The Famous Spiritual Magazine in India

Weird Writing Habits of Authors<p>Most of people can’t start work without a strong hit of caffeine. They won’t even get out of bed without a strong hit …

Authors

Summer: The F.A.Q.

We hope you’re enjoying this year’s installment of summer! We’ve already received a lot of questions, so we thought we’d take the opportunity to address them below.<p><b>I found something in my drawer that’s sort of like pants, only shorter. I was thinking of putting it on. Should I warn people first?</b><p>New …

Business

As solar eclipse approaches, Seattle’s Space Sisters prepare for their most ambitious launch yet

Most famous spacecraft are born inside sprawling, high-tech facilities, but the Loki Lego Launcher that brought 10-year-old Kimberly and 12-year old …

Science

I Celebrated Every Made Up Internet Day for an Entire Week

“Carpe diem” means “annoy everyone around you.”<p>People love making up reasons to celebrate, and the internet has only compounded our need to cram each day with as much tacky bullshit as possible. There are the traditional celebratory days and commemorative occasions—Christmas, Yom Kippur, …

Hepatitis

Shipwrecks of HMS Terror and Erebus Discovered In the Arctic

<i>Terror and Erebus met their doom seeking the Northwest Passage. Now, underwater expeditions may help unlock their long-held secrets</i><p>Cannibalism. …

History

The Pull List: ELSEWHERE, HAWKEYE, and MECH CADET YU

Salutations, Wednesday Warriors! It’s that time of the week again. Time to storm the gates, empty our wallets, and bring home a fresh stack of new …

Comics

The Solar Eclipse That Sparked a WWII Scandal

With war looming, the 1937 sky show transformed a remote island in the Pacific into a strategic pawn.<p>This story is an expanded version of a page that appears in the August 2017 issue of <i>National Geographic</i> magazine.<p>“The weather is absolutely perfect,” an NBC broadcaster announced from an otherwise …

U.S. Navy

Postcards from the Cycle Route of Legends, South Wales

<b>The ride out of Carmarthen had included a challenging, a short, sharp pedal cranking, exhaustion inducing, heart racing ascent out of the city, with</b> …

Cycling

The Short and Tragic Life of America’s First Aviatrix

Before there was Amelia Earhart, there was Mildred Doran: young, sexy, and airplane crazy—but no pilot. That was enough to put her in the crew for a daredevil and disastrous race.<p>Lindbergh fever swept the nation 90 years ago. For the first time a man had flown solo across the Atlantic and in the …

Aviation

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