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Solar Impulse breaks record for longest sun-powered flight

By landing safely in Hawaii after a five-day leg, the Swiss plane -- on an around-the-world trip -- also sets the record for longest solo flight by time.

By July 3, 2015

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Solar-powered plane embarks on longest leg of round-the-world flight

The Solar Impulse 2, which is entirely powered by solar energy, is attempting to fly from Nagoya, Japan, to Hawaii. The flight will take approximately five days.

By June 29, 2015

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Watch this kitty stowaway somehow not freak out mid-flight

A daredevil cat hitches a ride on an airplane and somehow manages not to freak out -- or fall out -- during a flying lesson at a French Guiana flight school.

By June 22, 2015

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Microsoft's Cortana can now track, manage your entire flight

With rival voice assistant Siri getting smarter in iOS 9, Cortana has a few new tricks up its sleeve to aid you with travel.

By June 9, 2015

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Take a fascinating flight around dwarf planet Ceres in new NASA video

Using a series of photos captured by the Dawn spacecraft, along with the addition of a background star field, NASA has created a fun trip around Ceres.

By June 8, 2015

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Ready, Red Leader? 'Star Wars' X-wing quadcopter takes flight

The Galactic Empire better watch out. French creator Olivier C has put the finishing touches on his RC X-wing quadcopter, and it looks like the "Star Wars" drone is ready to take on the Death Star.

By June 1, 2015

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This guy's homemade hoverboard flight set a Guinness World Record

Video shows Catalin Alexandru Duru setting a Guinness World Record for longest hoverboard flight by traveling almost a thousand feet.

By May 22, 2015

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Science identifies the best in-flight meal (if you care about taste)

If you have to endure the horror of a meal on an airplane, a new study out of Cornell says some tastes are more intense than others. Order accordingly.

By May 19, 2015

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Take a space flight through a sparkling stellar nursery

To celebrate the 25th birthday of the Hubble telescope, check out this stunning visualisation of a flight through a nebula, the place where stars are born.

By April 23, 2015

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Twitter-joking security expert barred from another United flight, lawyer says

Technically Incorrect: Chris Roberts, who was removed from a United flight by the FBI earlier this week, is now prevented from boarding another United plane.

By April 19, 2015