Brand new F16 pilot on 9/11/01.  Fark deemed her to have great big brass ones (ovaries, just in case anyone wondered).  I can’t argue.

Several others have linked, but I’m joining the club:  what happened in 1970 when a plane was hijacked.

On a lighter note: What we SHOULD have been taught in school.

A sneak peak at the 2011 Solar Decathlon houses.  Why do so many have such flat roofs??  Ok, it makes it easier to mount things on, I get that, but what about the large percentage of the world where a sloped roof is all that keeps your house from collapsing under the snow weight??