Take a ride through the Panama Canal in this time-lapse video from 2010.
The contradictory history of a dam that became a statement of American power and prestige.
P.T. Barnum -- huckster, con man, promoter, entertainer and founder of "The Greatest Show on Earth".
French settlers in Louisiana merged with African Americans, Afro-Caribbeans and others to create Cajun and Zydeco musical traditions.
Engineer James Eads tamed the mighty Mississippi, turning New Orleans into the second largest port in the nation.
This film follows the 65 "British soldiers" and 67 "American rebels" who reenact the 1775 Battle of Lexington and Concord.
The bizarre saga of the Symbionese Liberation Army and Patty Hearst's kidnapping and conversion to her captors' cause.
Head of the most powerful family in America, billionaire John D. Rockefeller's vast philanthropy changed his family's reputation.
The history of New York City and the people and forces that have shaped it over the past 400 years is told in a seven-part 14.5-hour series.