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Really?!?

Mayfair restaurant 34 has acquired the licence to create glassware in the shape of one of Kate Moss’s boobs, resulting in the Kate Moss-shaped champagne coupe. And apparently it’s her left one. Her career’s gone tits cup.

It’s not an entirely flattering situation for the model, though, as a champagne coupe is described as being a wide and shallow type of glass, hinting that age is perhaps starting to reduce the famous model’s world renowned levels of perkiness.

Per Gizmodo UK

http://www.gizmodo.co.uk/2014/08/suckle-champagne-from-kate-moss-in-posh-london-restaurants-coupe/

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Samsung’s marketing is always looking for opportunities!

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Boeing 737 - A Pilot’s Aircraft

A short documentary from Air Transat

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70 years ago today, the Grumman F8F Bearcat took flight for the first time in service of the US.  The last of Grumman’s piston-engine fighters, the Bearcat never saw combat with the US but served as an airframe used by the US Navy’s Blue Angels.

The heavily modified Bearcat - Rare Bear - dominated air races for years and set several records.

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Interested in the potentially eruptive situation in Iceland’s Barðarbunga region? Check out the seismic activity that’s going on just below the earth’s surface with this interactive map.
http://baering.github.io/

Interested in the potentially eruptive situation in Iceland’s Barðarbunga region? Check out the seismic activity that’s going on just below the earth’s surface with this interactive map.

http://baering.github.io/

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August 19 - National Aviation Day

I decided to post some images of iconic aircraft born and bred in the US since the beginning of flight - from the Wright Brothers flying machine to Boeing’s 787 Dreamliner.

For more info about National Aviation Day, check out this page hosted by NASA:
http://www.nasa.gov/aero/national-aviation-day.html#.U_J_3PldWSo

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Flight of the Lightnings - from Planes of Fame

A collection of P-38 Lightning’s fly over central California

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Old bird getting new wings - and bringing A-10 badassery to mesocyclones!

http://www.okcfox.com/story/26134567/fighter-jet-gets-new-life-as-storm-chaser

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Like your beer?  
Like to be social and get your butt to beer fests?  
Then check out Brewed - coming Aug. 5! For iOS and Android.

http://www.brewed.com/

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Interesting aviation infographics

Top image compares size and load of commercial aircraft over time

Bottom image compares fuselage length and wingspan of aircraft over time.  Large aircraft have always existed, but more recent ones travel farther and are more efficient.