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The remains of a Soviet fighter-bomber plane and two crew members shot down by Germans in 1945 have been found in a river in central Poland amid extremely low water levels associated with a drought, a museum official said.
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This picture is so totally freaking cool I have half a mind not to explain, and just make you stare at it and boggle at just how freaking cool it is. But of course I must explain it! First off, what is it? Obviously, it’s a giant blue hand reaching for a giant piece of …
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Yup. So proud to be human.
Humans are predators so unique and extreme that they are "superpredators" in a class apart from other carnivores, a group of Canadian scientists says.
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Did you know orang-utan means 'man of the forest' in Malay?

Happy International Orang-utan Day!

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Great pilot's eye view of Kermit Weeks flying a Grumman Wildcat around his Fantasy of Flight museum in Florida. Cranking the undercarriage by hand seems like it would be a bit of a distraction.
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This is what I've been flying lately. I've finished the tailwheel checkout, and I'm now doing aerobatics.
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Extremely cool video of Haneda Airport using tilt shift and time lapse. I would love to be able to make a video like this.
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Tony Yarber is the mayor of Jackson, Mississippi, population 172,000.
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The A-26 is one of my favourite airplanes, ever since I saw them at Penhold, Alberta, as an air cadet.
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WASHINGTON—Evoking cataclysmic scenes of extreme weather and widespread drought and famine, the nation’s climate change deniers held a press conference Wednesday to describe exactly what the Earth must look like before they will begin to believe in human-induced global warming.
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The beautiful Avro Vulcan XH558 flying at low altitude along the coast at Beachy Head, England.
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A collection of photos from #osh15  Airventure 2015 that Google did the #autoawesome  thing on.
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How I Accidentally Captured the ISS in a Self Portrait
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This past weekend, Perseid meteor shower were predicted along with a very clear night. This is quite rare in the Netherlands so I decided to

After nearly four decades, iconic Jackalope headed to auction
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Financially troubled Mexican-style mercado, beloved by tourists and locals alike, will be sold to the highest bidder in an auction on the st

A human response to a human tragedy
www.economist.com

IT HAS been less than a week since the catastrophic loss of Germanwings Flight 9525 and its precious cargo of 144 passengers and six crew. I

Photo Gallery: 1937 Lockheed 10A 'Electra' Restoration | Aviation Week
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A four-year restoration project of a 1937 Lockheed 10A “Electra” is nearly complete. The aircraft is a sister to the Lockheed Model 10 Elect

Photo Gallery: Restored B-29 Superfortress Rolls out of Wichita Hangar |...
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A B-29 Superfortress known as “Doc” rolled out of a former Boeing Wichita hangar on March 23, 2015, following 15 years and 300,000 hours of

Lancaster KB882: From Edmundston to Edmonton
edmundston.ca

In order to be preserved, the Lancaster will be transfered to a museum in Alberta and will continue to tell her story.

Why MH370 Will Likely Remain Lost
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Despite protestations to the contrary, what remains of Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 will likely never be found. That’s the hard truth that

Inside The Roc's Lair | On Space
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The massive size of the carrier aircraft now in assembly at Mojave, California, for Stratolaunch Systems’s space launch program is apparent

On the Wings of Giants: Airbus Banks on the Beluga - AirlineReporter.com
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Out comes the nose section of an A320 aircraft from an Airbus A300-600 Beluga “Supertransporter” – Photo: Olivier CABARET | Flickr CC This i

'Heavenly' Ice Halos Form Over New Mexico—What Causes Them?
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A viral photo of the New Mexico sky shows a gorgeous circle of light created by swirling ice crystals

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It was hailed as a way to make it easier to find a cab downtown, but two years after city council endorsed a proposal to turn fire hydrants

Astrobiology Has Not Made the Case for God - The New Yorker
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Arguing that God exists because many cosmic mysteries remain unsolved is intellectually lazy in the extreme.

Cold War fighter jets land at Calgary's Military Museums
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She was a temperamental winged star of the Cold War that’s now nesting in Calgary.

Lee-Enfield rifle phased out by Canadian military after 100 years of ser...
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The foe now has four legs. But a century on, the rugged reliability and brute firepower that made the Lee-Enfield rifle the standard-issue w

Was Panama Canal the reason Canada stalled in declaring war on Germany?
www.ctvnews.ca

A 99-year old former squadron leader with the Royal Canadian Air Force during the Second World War had a ringside seat at an event that coul

Gravity
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Sandra Bullock plays Dr. Ryan Stone, a brilliant engineer on her first shuttle mission, with veteran astronaut Matt Kowalski, played by Geor

Pilot buys pizza for stranded passengers
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Flight delays are no fun, but they're definitely better when a pizza gets delivered.

Final hooah for the summer cadets | Local News | Innisfail Province
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The Innisfail Province, your source for Innisfail news, events, and more

“You’ve never seen ships until you’ve seen an invasion!”
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It says a lot about Gordon Gibson that his family learned more about his wartime service from his logbook and letters than from the man hims

I bought a new bike from here. The staff was quite helpful, and there's a good selection of bikes. I thought the prices were fair, if maybe not the cheapest place in town. When identifying the extra items I needed, the staff exercised good judgement in balancing cost versus need. Very satisfied with my experience.
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Comprehensive displays of Canadian military history, from pre-European settlement to Afghanistan. Large collection of tanks and vehicles. Good café. I spent five hours there. Free admission for members of the Canadian Forces and their guests.
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