Follow seven people who have chosen to leave their closed and tightly-knit communities for the outside world, knowing they can never return
The Pennsylvania Railroad Company accomplished an enormous engineering feat, but destroyed a great architectural monument.
It was the deadliest workplace accident in New York City’s history.
Silent film actress Mary Pickford played a pivotal role in bringing Hollywood into the center of the motion picture industry.
The story behind the development of the oral contraceptive that put women in control of birth control.
The story of a farm boy who rose from obscurity to become the most influential American innovator of the 20th century.
A daunting story of shipwreck, starvation, mutiny and cannibalism amongst a group left abandoned in the high Arctic.
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.
Television game shows became an instant national phenomenon in 1955, but four years later contestant Charles van Doren admitted they were a scam.