The tale of oil-seeking mavericks whose risk-taking, sweat and dreams changed an American industry.
The Alaskan Highway stands today as one of the boldest homeland security initiatives ever undertaken.
While the U.N. debated strategies for control of atomic energy, the U.S. Navy was preparing for nuclear tests on Bikini Island.
The internationally famous carnival of delights in New York was the birthplace of the hot dog and the roller coaster.
The most daring and innovative accomplishment at the turn of the 20th century.
A Utah farm boy builds a prototype for a television, but is thwarted by movie studio executives wanting to control the technology.
Robert Moses fueled some of the most ambitious -- and controversial -- public works projects ever conceived.
The Pennsylvania Railroad Company accomplished an enormous engineering feat, but destroyed a great architectural monument.
It was the deadliest workplace accident in New York City’s history.