Archive for 'Explorers'
Today is the anniversary of Amelia Earhart’s Lockheed Electra plane vanishing in the Pacific Ocean. Being an aviation fan (and having taking flying lessons in the past) I am a Earhart fan. While she was not a great pilot, she was a great promoter of aviation and women’s flying (plus she even had her own […]
Sir Edmund Hillary, age 87, has returned to Antarctic for what he is saying is the last time. This guy is spunky! While no sherpa’s went with, it seems that Hillary is enjoying himself for the 50th anniversary of the Scott Base. http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20070121/ap_on_re_au_an/antarctica_hillary_7