The Cold War and the nuclear arms race dominated American foreign policy for decades. Did the fears of nuclear weapons personally affect your life? Do you think the U.S. should have engaged in creating the world’s most powerful bombs? What do you think is the most threatening weapon in the world today?
William "Buffalo Bill" Cody's legendary exploits helped create the myth of the American West that still endures today.
Lyndon Johnson pushed progressive programs before the Vietnam War eroded his support. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
The six-part story of a frontiersman farmer and a wealthy Confederate slave-owner's daughter.
Richard Sears and Alva Curtis Roebuck brought consumer goods to the hands of every American with their Sears and Roebuck catalogue.
The most daring and innovative accomplishment at the turn of the 20th century.
The story behind the development of the oral contraceptive that put women in control of birth control.
General Douglas MacArthur led American troops in World Wars I and II before being fired by President Harry Truman during the Korean War.
In 1934, American polar explorer Richard Byrd became the first to experience winter in Antarctica's interior.