A Bolivian orchestra group has been stranded in a German castle after the countries closed their borders during the coronavirus pandemic.
Source: Orchestra Stuck in ‘Haunted’ German Castle Surrounded by Wolves – Variety
After a failed attempt at the end of July, French inventor Franky Zapata successfully crossed the English Channel early Sunday morning on his Flyboard Air, a jet-powered hoverboard.
Source: French inventor successfully crosses the English Channel on a hoverboard – The Verge
How did the sailors of early modern Europe learn to traverse the world’s seas? By going to school and doing maths problems
Source: How European sailors learned celestial navigation | Aeon Essays
A Navy seaplane flew from Queens to the Azores in 1919, eight years before the Spirit of St. Louis. It took three weeks. It was not nonstop.