Take a ride through the Panama Canal in this time-lapse video from 2010.
A historic effort to shatter the foundations of white supremacy in what was one of the nation’s most viciously racist, segregated states.
In 1934, American polar explorer Richard Byrd became the first to experience winter in Antarctica's interior.
Between 1854 and 1929 more than 100,000 abused or orphaned children were sent by train to the Midwest to begin new lives in foster families.
The remarkable story of how a railroad was built connecting California to the East.
Newspaper magnate William Randolph Hearst fought to suppress a film by Orson Welles, a film that would become one of cinema's masterpieces.
For the first time on television, God in America will explore the historical role of religion in the public life of the United States.
The historic journey of Apollo 8 captivated the world in 1968 -- a bright spot in a year marked by political assassinations, race riots, and the Vietnam War.
The Pennsylvania Railroad Company accomplished an enormous engineering feat, but destroyed a great architectural monument.