Tag: Amelia Earhart

Amelia Earhart’s Desperate Calls For Help Heard In Radio Distress Signals

Amelia Earhart sent calls for help days after her plane disappeared, and several people around the world heard them. Experts said this is the best evidence yet that Earhart and navigator Fred Noonan died as castaways on an uninhabited island.

July 26, 2018

Amelia Earhart Mystery May Have Been Solved By New Forensic Analysis

A new forensic analysis may have solved the mystery of Amelia Earhart's disappearance. Previously misidentified bones found in the Pacific Islands in the 1940s due to the lack of development in forensic osteology could actually be those of the aviation pioneer.

Feature | Science March 9, 2018

Bones Discovered Are Claimed To Be The Remains Of Amelia Earhart With 99 Percent Certainty

Remains that were previously said to be that of a male are now said to be the remains of Amelia Earhart. The remains were originally found in 1940.

Viral March 8, 2018

Amelia Earhart Mystery: Giant Coconut Crabs May Have Carted Off Remains Of Lost Pilot

Amelia Earhart disappeared while attempting to circumnavigate the globe in 1937. One theory proposes that her remains were carted off and eaten by the world’s biggest land-dwelling arthropod: coconut crabs.

Animals November 14, 2017

This Amelia Earhart LEGO Set Lets You Take To The Skies

A pair of Amelia Earhart fans named Brad Meltzer and Ellen Kooijman have designed a mini-LEGO set featuring the famous pilot and her plane. With enough public support, their kit might make it to a store near you.

Movies/TV Shows March 24, 2016

Hidden Crater Found On The Moon Named In Honor Of Amelia Earhart

A buried moon crater detected by a NASA spacecraft has been named for aviation pioneer Earhart. The giant 124-mile-wide crater was mostly hidden by later impacts, researchers say.

March 17, 2015

Amelia Earhart disappearance mystery may finally be solved as sleuths find new clue

An old Miami Herald photo hinted that a sheet of aluminum discovered in Nikumaroro island in 1991 was part of Amelia Earhart's Electra plane.

Society October 31, 2014

Amelia Earhart's disappearance: What a scrap of metal confirms

A piece of metal was recovered in 1991 that a group called TIGHAR suspected belonged to Amelia Earhart's airplane. Now, the team has evidence that strongly links the aluminum sheet to Earhart's plane.

October 30, 2014

A piece of Amelia Earhart's plane has been found, and it might be a game changer

A fragment believed to be a part of Amelia Earhart's missing plane suggests the aviator may have become stranded on a remote island after an emergency landing.

Internet Culture October 30, 2014

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