The remarkable story of mid-19th century ingenuity and perseverance during the laying of the transatlantic telegraph cable between North America and Europe.
The most daring and innovative accomplishment at the turn of the 20th century.
The decisions made by leaders and the escalation of bloodletting that finally ended World War II.
Equipment failure, human error and bad luck led to the country's worst nuclear accident in 1979.
The tale of oil-seeking mavericks whose risk-taking, sweat and dreams changed an American industry.
From the Revolutionary War to Operation Desert Storm - newly discovered letters read by celebrity actors tell of courage, longing, and sacrifice.
Brothers Wilbur and Orville Wright built a flying machine that made its first flight in Kitty Hawk, North Carolina in 1903.
The internationally famous carnival of delights in New York was the birthplace of the hot dog and the roller coaster.