Southwest Airlines has celebrated its first 'unmanned' flight, with an all-female crew of two pilots and four flight attendants undertaking a journey between the US cities of St. Louis and San Francisco, California. The airline tweeted a photo taken by a member of the crew shortly before takeoff on the Boeing 737 MAX 8 aircraft.
The city of Newport Beach, California, aims to find out.
A forgotten and crumbling Yugoslav monument to the victims of fascism.
Did feathered dinosaurs do the same?
The Hungry Ghost Festival provides them with paper effigies of money, food—and iPhones.
We could have had a very different World Series.
Lady Liberty's first beacon of enlightenment is now displayed inside the Pedestal lobby.
Conspiracy theories and occult legends surround this mysterious natural rock formation.
Its full history, which is being told for the first time in a new book, doubles as autobiography.
Another strange effect of a profoundly strange storm.
Heather Bolint was halfway through her thru-hike when she came across a misplaced rooster.
Stargazing through the ages.
Britain's only artificial surfing lake is nestled in the beautiful mountains of Wales.
This observatory high on a hilltop in the center of Santiago got its start in 1852.
Gilberto Escamilla clandestinely ordered fajitas through his government job, then re-sold them.
An odd and heartwarming stone marker enshrines the moment a community saved a farmer's pig that fell in a well.
A haunting army of decomposing, moss-covered stuffed animals and dolls guard this swinging truss.
No, it's not the apocalypse.
Happy Friday the 13th. Would you like to fly to HEL? Flight 666 is about to depart. In fact, it’s about to depart for the very last time. After 11 years of operating flight AY666 from Copenhagen (CPH) to Helsinki (HEL), Finnair is retiring the ominously billed journey – or, rather, renaming it. Flight 666 going straight to HEL will take off today at 13.20 from Copenhagen’s Terminal 2. It is scheduled to arrive in HEL (again Terminal 2) at 15.55.
They have a practical purpose, we swear.
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