New clue sparks search for Earhart’s plane

Amelia Earhart with her Lockheed Model 10-E Electra in 1936. Robert Ballard has found the Titanic and other famous shipwrecks. Now he has set course for a remote atoll in the Pacific island nation of Kiribati to recover what evidence suggests are the remains of the plane Earhart was flying when she disappeared in 1937. NASA via New York Times