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Jul 25, 2015 08:00 AM ET // Talal Al-Khatib
A new book chronicles the modern-day adventures of two brothers on a very old-fashioned road trip.
Jul 7, 2015 08:50 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Much of the expedition was dependent on an ROV, which failed to operate.
Jul 7, 2015 08:30 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Bad weather and technical problems with an underwater rover frustrated the latest expedition to find clues to Amelia Earhart's fate.
Jun 15, 2015 07:45 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The search for Amelia Earhart's long lost aircraft is about to begin in full swing as a 14-person team expedition arrived at an uninhabited South Pacific atoll in the republic of Kiribati, after a 5 day voyage to the island.
Jun 1, 2015 07:46 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The search for clues into the disappearance of famed aviator Amelia Earhart continues.
Jun 4, 2014 09:20 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Submersibles will dive more than 3,000 feet down to look for pieces of Earhart's plane -- and investigate deep-sea corals while they’re there.
Nov 8, 2011 10:05 PM ET // Alexander Davies
In an age when flying around the world is a matter of reserving a plane ticket and laying down the cash, it's hard to remember that our ancestors often knew little and saw less of the world beyond the city or country in which they lived. But there were always brave souls looking to push [...]
Sep 28, 2012 06:58 PM ET // David DeFranza
Put down those TPS reports everyone, there's an adventure waiting just outside. That's right, on that street you walk down every day. Or maybe it's around the corner. That stoop, alley, storefront, and path all hold secrets. Secrets that were hidden in plain sight. At least, they were hidden. Field...