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New Yorkers primed for 'Manhattanhenge'

New Yorkers primed for 'Manhattanhenge'

Four days each year, the setting sun aligns precisely with Manhattan's east-west streets, framing the glowing orb between the city's steel and brick canyons
Singapore Airlines jet loses power in a storm

Singapore Airlines jet loses power in a storm

An Airbus with more than 180 passengers on board plunged 13,000 feet as both engines temporarily failed
Air France flight has near miss with volcano

Air France flight has near miss with volcano

According to French aviation authorities, Air France Flight 953 narrowly missed Mount Cameroon
Aircraft skin and bird-guiding drones: A peek into the future of flight

Aircraft skin and bird-guiding drones: A peek into the future of flight

University students from across the world have submitted proposals for the 2015 Airbus Fly Your Ideas contest. Here’s a look at five finalists
Galapagos volcano erupts, no threat to tourists

Galapagos volcano erupts, no threat to tourists

Park says eruption doesn't pose a risk to visitors to the popular Ecuador destination
Ridiculously buff kangaroo stalks Australian suburb

Ridiculously buff kangaroo stalks Australian suburb

The massive kangaroo, measuring over 6 feet 6 inches, was spotted by locals in a Brisbane community
Delta's new safety video is meme-tastic

Delta's new safety video is meme-tastic

A new Delta safety video will begin showing on May 25, featuring 23 popular YouTube video memes
Dr. Beach names top 10 U.S. beaches for 2015

Dr. Beach names top 10 U.S. beaches for 2015

Coastal expert and professor Stephen P. Leatherman, AKA Dr. Beach, issues his annual list of the country's best sands and waters
Japan aquariums to stop taking slaughter dolphins

Japan aquariums to stop taking slaughter dolphins

Japanese aquariums avoid being thrown out of global industry body by agreeing to stop buying dolphins caught in the controversial Taiji hunt
Disney World bans selfie sticks on rides

Disney World bans selfie sticks on rides

Nearly a month after music festivals like Coachella and Lollapalooza banned selfie sticks, Disney World has followed suit
Cruise ship refloated after running aground in Bermuda

Cruise ship refloated after running aground in Bermuda

Vessel hit sea bed after problems with propulsion unit, Norwegian Cruise Line spokeswoman says