Pelicans take flight near an oil covered shoreline in Brush ...
May 26th, 2010
(AFP/Getty Images) - Pelicans take flight near an oil covered shoreline in Brush Island, Louisiana. BP on Wednesday began a complex operation dubbed a "top kill" to plug the five-week-old oil leak gushing from a crippled Gulf of Mexico rig, a BP spokesman confirmed to AFP.(AFP/Getty Images/Win Mcnamee) -
(Reuters) - The flight from San Fransisco to Phoenix took 18 hours and 18 minutes on Saturday - and didn't use a drop of fuel. A solar-powered airplane that developers hope eventually to pilot around the world landed safely in Phoenix on the first leg of an attempt to fly across the United States using only the sun's energy, project organ... [Full Article]
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) - The hurricane-force thrust from a jet engine pushes Tarinan von Anhalt into the air as she splatters an array of colors into the wind and onto a blank canvas to create the abstract designs she has become known for. (Source: Associated Press)... [Full Article]