The Civilian Conservation Corps completed thousands of projects across America, from planting trees and fighting forest fires to developing wilderness areas for public enjoyment. We have mapped several locations in every state — see if you can find something near you!
The coal miners' battle for dignity led to the largest armed insurrection since the American Civil War.
Her 1963 warnings about the effects of pesticides and herbicides sparked a revolution in environmental policy.
Robert Marshall, Aldo Leopold and Howard Zahniser dedicated their lives to protect the shrinking American wilderness.
Vivid memories of those trapped in the terrifying temblor of 1906 that killed thousands of Californians.
A year in the life of Wyoming cowboys and the ranching families of the American West.
The life of the legendary photographer, known best for his black and white images of the wilderness of the American West.
Originally settled as a mail stop, Las Vegas changed from an Old West vacation town, to a mafia haven, to the "Atomic City" and "Sin City."
In 1927, the Mississippi River flooded from New Orleans to Illinois, leaving a million people homeless and leading to a major black migration to the North.