President Theodore Roosevelt was caught in the middle of the first major battle for wilderness preservation, over the building of Hetch Hetchy Dam in Yosemite National Park.
A biography of the last outlaws of the American Wild West
Before radar had been invented a devastating hurricane hit America, surprising residents of the East Coast and killing more than 600 people.
The story of Native peoples’ valiant resistance to expulsion from their lands and the extinction of their culture.
A daunting story of shipwreck, starvation, mutiny and cannibalism amongst a group left abandoned in the high Arctic.
The 300-year saga of the American whaling industry.
The epic battle waged over dinosaur fossils by rival paleontologists in the American West.
In 1934, American polar explorer Richard Byrd became the first to experience winter in Antarctica's interior.
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.