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If the Titanic Didn’t Sink, This Female Pilot Would Be a Lot More Famous

You know Amelia Earhart, but you’ve probably never heard of Harriet Quimby. It’s quite likely that she inspired Earhart, who didn’t start flying until a decade after Quimby. And while Amelia was famous for being the first solo female pilot to cross the Atlantic in 1932, Quimby was the first woman pilot to fly solo over [...]

Amelia Earhart’s plane wreck found ?

Claims have surfaced of aviator Amelia Earhart’s plane wreckage being found in Papua New Guinea. The wreck was reportedly found off the coast of Bouga…

The Late Movies: Joni Mitchell, Then and Now

OK, I have a confession to make: I’m a big wuss and I love Joni Mitchell. It’s almost all my mom listened to while I was growing up, so even before I started discovering music on my own, I was pretty familiar with most of her stuff from the late 60s through the 80s. A [...]

Earhart’s Final Resting Place Found?

Theories (some as kooky as being abducted by aliens or assuming another identity) have been swirling for years about the fates of Amelia Earhart and Fred Noonan, who disappeared during an attempt to fly around the world in 1937. And now, researchers may have found the final resting place for the missing aviators: Legendary aviatrix Amelia [...]