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Amelia, Is That You?

Famed aviator Amelia Earhart disappeared in 1937 while attempting to circumnavigate the globe in her airplane. Now, Fox News reports, a researcher at the University of South Florida is planning to run DNA tests on newly discovered bone fragments from a museum on an island in the Pacific to determine if they belong to Earhart.

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