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.
The tale of oil-seeking mavericks whose risk-taking, sweat and dreams changed an American industry.
What happened when the lights went out in New York City on July 13, 1977?
The 1968 Democratic National Convention saw a clash of political visions on the convention floor and violence outside on the streets of Chicago.
It was the deadliest workplace accident in New York City’s history.
For the first time on television, God in America will explore the historical role of religion in the public life of the United States.
The story of Chicago's dramatic transformation from a swampy frontier town to a massive metropolis in the nineteenth century.
French settlers in Louisiana merged with African Americans, Afro-Caribbeans and others to create Cajun and Zydeco musical traditions.
From a small-town Texas murder emerged a landmark civil rights case that successfully challenged Jim Crow-style discrimination against Mexican Americans.