"The Wizard of Menlo Park," Inventor Thomas Edison, built the first practical light bulb and revolutionized the world.
The Last Stand, the final act of General George Custer's larger-than-life career, played out on a grand stage with a spellbound public engrossed in the drama. Part of the Wild West collection.
She set out to save a species… us.
A marvel of engineering, architecture, and vision, the story of the Beaux Arts structure on 42nd street that forever changed midtown Manhattan.
During the Great Depression, Americans built the Hoover Dam, one of the greatest engineering works in history.
The dramatic story of the streamliners is one of remarkable achievements and opportunities lost.
The grave truth behind modern forensics was discovered in 1920s New York.
Equipment failure, human error and bad luck led to the country's worst nuclear accident in 1979.