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Amelia Earhart

A new clue in one of flying's most enduring mysteries could uncover the fate of American pilot Amelia Earhart, who went missing without a trace over the South Pacific 75 years ago.

"Decide whether or not the goal is worth the risks involved. If it is, stop worrying." - Amelia Earhart

Stop Worrying

Today’s Inspiration, “Decide whether or not the goal is worth the risks involved. If it is, stop worrying.” – Amelia Earhart Portrait of Amelia used in this image was found via USA.

41-yr old Dara Torres is an American swimmer and a twelve-time Olympic medalist. Torres was the first swimmer from the United States to compete in five #Olympic Games [1984, 1988, 1992, 2000 and 2008] and at age 41, the oldest.

Torres Is Getting Older, but Swimming Faster

Dara Torres training in Coral Springs, Fla. Torres, a nine-time Olympic medalist, set the U.

Christopher Robin and Pooh

 The real life Christopher Robin and Winnie the Pooh Christopher Robin Milne was the son of author A. Milne who based the Winnie the Pooh book series on Christopher’s stuffed bear.

Levina Teerling Elizabeth I when a princess

Princess Elizabeth (Elizabeth I ) at age 13 attributed to William Scrots on display at Windsor Castle, England. One of my favorite royal portraits because of her grace, poise & the details on her Renaissance gown & jewelry. ~ Kelly M (I concur!

Amelia Earhart and navigator Fred Noonan (Batavia, Java. 1937)

Amelia Earhart's Disappearance

"Women, like men, should try to do the impossible." – Amelia Earhart #happywomensday

Amelia Earhart: Pioneer of the Sky Amelia Mary Earhart was an American aviation pioneer and author.Earhart was the first aviatrix (female pilot) to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean.She received the U.S. Distinguished Flying Cross for this record.

Amelia EarhartThe first woman to fly across the Atlantic tragically disappeared in 1937 on what was meant to be a globe-circling flight. She accomplished a larger mission, dramatically expanding the world's notions of how high a woman can soar.

125 Most Influential Women

Amelia: A Life of the Aviation Legend, Katherine V. Dillon & Donald M. Goldstein -An impressive account of one of the most exciting, adventurous women, whose disappearance remains a mystery to this day.

The world's most famous female aviator  disappeared in 1937, as she  attempted to become the first woman to fly around the world. With her  navigator, Fred Noonan, her Lockheed Electra was last heard from about  100 miles from the tiny Pacific atoll, Howland Island, on July 2, 1937.  President Roosevelt authorized an immediate search; no trace was ever  found.

Amelia Earhart, 1930 Earhart was the first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean. When attempting to circle the globe in her plane disappeared over the Pacific Ocean. She was 41 years old when her plane disappeared.

Amelia Earhart

Fearless Females (March Meet "Meeley" -- A Fearless Woman You Already Know (Sort Of)

Alice Waters is the author of eight books, including The Art of Simple Food: Notes and Recipes from a Delicious Revolution.

Alice Waters: 40 Years Of Sustainable Food

Alice Louise Waters - chef, restaurateur, activist, and author, Chez Panisse