Take a ride through the Panama Canal in this time-lapse video from 2010.
"The Wizard of Menlo Park," Inventor Thomas Edison, built the first practical light bulb and revolutionized the world.
A revealing portrait of one of America's most paradoxical leaders.
A president who rose from a broken childhood to become one of the most successful politicians in modern American history, and one of the most complex and conflicted characters to ever stride across the public stage.
Richard Nixon faced impeachment but also ended the Vietnam War. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
Politics, culture, race relations, and technology in a year of change.
Football coach Knute Rockne of Notre Dame was a pivotal figure in the sudden rise of sports to a position of power in American culture.
From letters of the second U.S. president, John Adams, and his wife, Abigail, this film explores their tumultuous times.
The young CBS reporter changed his pacifist ideals after reporting on the rise of fascism in Europe during World War II.