Take a ride through the Panama Canal in this time-lapse video from 2010.
The American effort to relieve starvation in Soviet Russia in 1921 during the worst natural disaster in Europe in 500 years.
Intrepid journalist Nelly Bly went on a journey around the world breaking the record of Julius Verne's fictional character.
Legendary bank robber John Dillinger garnered the admiration of many struggling Americans, but FBI took him down with a message: crime doesn't pay.
The thrilling true story of the American Olympic rowing team that triumphed against all odds in Nazi Germany in 1936.
The impact of tuberculosis in America, once the deadliest killer in human history.
Between 1890 and 1920, 12 million people emigrated from Europe arriving in New York Harbor and Ellis Island.
Brothers Wilbur and Orville Wright built a flying machine that made its first flight in Kitty Hawk, North Carolina in 1903.
Engineer James Eads tamed the mighty Mississippi, turning New Orleans into the second largest port in the nation.