Watch this video about Tales From the Poisoner's Handbook, our interactive graphic novel that brings history and forensic science together. Investigate the causes of death in four historic poisoning cases, and explore toxicology with Alexander Gettler and New York City Medical Examiner Charles Norris in the 1920s.
Newspaper magnate William Randolph Hearst fought to suppress a film by Orson Welles, a film that would become one of cinema's masterpieces.
In 1960, Francis Gary Powers' U-2 spy plane was shot down over the Soviet Union.
A marvel of engineering, architecture, and vision, the story of the Beaux Arts structure on 42nd street that forever changed midtown Manhattan.
Follow seven former Amish who choose their freedom over their family
The contradictory history of a dam that became a statement of American power and prestige.
The impact of tuberculosis in America, once the deadliest killer in human history.
It was the deadliest workplace accident in New York City’s history.
A Utah farm boy builds a prototype for a television, but is thwarted by movie studio executives wanting to control the technology.