Go underground in the MTA's East Side Access caverns and tunnels - just one of the projects in the MTA's portfolio of $18 billion of construction - which will connect Long Island Railroad trains directly to Manhattan's Grand Central Terminal.
Bascom Lamar Lunsford and his campaign to preserve mountain music and dance.
A new religion called spiritualism affected the nation in the era of Abraham Lincoln, P. T. Barnum and Frederick Douglass.
From Joseph Smith's discovery of gold tablets to persecution, migration, and settlement in Utah, the film explores the history of the most American of religions.
The first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic, Earhart disappeared in 1937 during an attempt to circumnavigate the world by airplane.
The life story of Aimee Semple McPherson, religious evangelist instrumental in bringing conservative Protestantism into mainstream culture.
A gripping tale of medical intervention gone awry, and one of the most barbaric mistakes of modern medicine.
In 1960, Francis Gary Powers' U-2 spy plane was shot down over the Soviet Union.
Engineer James Eads tamed the mighty Mississippi, turning New Orleans into the second largest port in the nation.