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?
This stunning film portrait of Yosemite National Park uses the 1851 diary of the first expedition of soldiers into the Native American territory.
The dramatic story of the streamliners is one of remarkable achievements and opportunities lost.
High on a granite cliff in South Dakota's Black Hills tower the huge carved faces of four American presidents: George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Abraham Lincoln, and Theodore Roosevelt.
Engineer James Eads tamed the mighty Mississippi, turning New Orleans into the second largest port in the nation.
John Wesley Powell's epic journey into the unknown Grand Canyon was filled with adventure as his team mapped the Colorado River for the first time.
The effort of pioneering researchers to conceive babies through in vitro fertilization.
The journey of Prince Maximilian, German naturalist, and artist Karl Bodmer, who explored the Mississippi River area from 1832-1834.
A personal story of one family's dramatic effort to hold onto their family farm in Iowa as massive foreclosures sweep the nation in the 1990s.