It was the deadliest workplace accident in New York City’s history.
George Eastman introduced the Kodak and Brownie camera systems and transformed photography into something anybody could do.
The internationally famous carnival of delights in New York was the birthplace of the hot dog and the roller coaster.
"The Wizard of Menlo Park," Inventor Thomas Edison, built the first practical light bulb and revolutionized the world.
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.
A gripping tale of medical intervention gone awry, and one of the most barbaric mistakes of modern medicine.
The remarkable story of mid-19th century ingenuity and perseverance during the laying of the transatlantic telegraph cable between North America and Europe.
A uniquely impressionistic history of the early years of the Space Race.