The converging forces, circumstances, personalities and events that propelled a group of English men and women west across the Atlantic in 1620.
The epic battle waged over dinosaur fossils by rival paleontologists in the American West.
When an earthen dam broke without warning, a small city in Pennsylvania was swept away in a wall of water over 30 feet high.
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.
The Native American leader fought against U.S. expansion onto Apache tribal land. The story of a tragic collision of two civilizations.
The life of the legendary photographer, known best for his black and white images of the wilderness of the American West.
The story of the farmers who dreamed of prosperity and lived through ten years of drought, dust, disease and death.
The journey of Prince Maximilian, German naturalist, and artist Karl Bodmer, who explored the Mississippi River area from 1832-1834.