It weighs over 100,000 tonnes, is nearly as long as the 102-storey Empire State Building in Manhattan and serves 18,150 meals a day to over 3,200 sailors and 2,480 airmen. Welcome to the USS Theodore Roosevelt. Nicknamed the 'Big Stick', the Nimitz Class supercarrier has a a 4.5 acre flight deck serving its 60 war planes and leads a strike group that comprises five ships. The ultimate symbol of American naval might, USS Theodore Roosevelt is currently on an eight-month deployment during which it is expected to relieve the USS Carl Vinson strike group that has been conducting airstrikes against the Islamic State group in Iraq and Syria. Here's a glimpse of what it's like to be inside the USS Theodore Roosevelt:
Park City has it all: It’s the largest ski resort in the U.S., it is right in the heart of one of the great ski towns, and it even has night skiing!
The Copa America Centenario is going to be huge – that’s no surprise to soccer fans with international superstars like Neymar, Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez coming to the United States.
image: Collection The U.S. Navy Blue Angels are America's longest serving flight demonstration squadron performing in shows at 34 locations across the United States. The Blue Angels team was formed in 1946 and is made up of aviators from the Navy and the Marines. Since 1946 they have flown for more than 484 million spectators and in 2016 will celebrate their 70th anniversary.
image: worldarchery Three of the USA compound men qualified in the top five individually in Shanghai.
image:si.com Lindsey Vonn set a new record on Saturday with her 37th career World Cup downhill win in January 23rd,2016
image:urban-solar.com The U.S. solar industry installed 7,286 megawatts of solar power in 2015, according to data from GTM Research and the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA).
image:EAA AirVenture Oshkosh As America’s largest airshow, this annual event typically pulls in 750,000 onlookers to check out the thousands of show aircraft, from warbirds and fighter jets to helicopters and NASA aircraft. One of the main attractions is the nighttime airshow, an event wherein planes twirl through
image: NAT GEO More than 400 miles of the Klamath River system that have been blocked for a century will open up for people and wildlife.
image:Wikipedia Route 66 might be known as America's Mother Road, but U.S. Route 20 is, without question, the Big Daddy. It's America's longest road, stretching from Boston, Massachusetts to Newport, Oregon. That's 12 states and 3,365 miles of transcontinental American awesomeness to explore. Go big and then go home with a mega road trip along this epic route!