From Rockefeller Center, the Empire State Buiding and Grand Central Terminal, to the carvings on Mount Rushmore, the Golden Gate Bridge, Hoover Dam, and Grand Coulee Dam, the U.S. has dozens of impressive, important, and iconic structures. Which ones have you been to? Which has had the biggest impact on its local community and on the country? Which one is your favorite?
She set out to save a species… us.
Today one of the most-recognized figures in American literary history, poet Walt Whitman was denounced by critics in his own time.
The life of the legendary photographer, known best for his black and white images of the wilderness of the American West.
How do you manage weapons of mass destruction without being destroyed by them?
The tale of oil-seeking mavericks whose risk-taking, sweat and dreams changed an American industry.
The most daring and innovative accomplishment at the turn of the 20th century.
While the U.N. debated strategies for control of atomic energy, the U.S. Navy was preparing for nuclear tests on Bikini Island.
The last surviving member of a California Indian tribe became a sensation in 1911.