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The Supersonic Speed Machine

Can you imagine flying from London to Los Angeles in under four hours? It sounds like a thing ... more

The Real Uncle Sam

He is a symbol of our nation that has been used to inspire, unite and recruit. Uncle Sam is ... more

Bill Remembers: Ellis Island

Bill Kurtis looks back on the landing spot that greeted o so many weary travelers seeking a new ... more

Bill Remembers: The First Assassination Attempt On President Ford

Bill Kurtis recalls when Lynette “Squeaky” Fromme attempted to assassinate President Gerald ... more

Bill Remembers: World War II

"I am seeing the people inside the rail car. I'm seeing the pregnant women, I'm seeing the mothers ... more

Total Eclipse of the Sun

"When a total solar eclipse happens, it's an awe-inspiring event, not just for what you're seeing ... more

The Beat Generation

"Jack Kerouac, Allen Ginsberg, William Burroughs and a guy named Lucien Carr …they started ... more

Riding the Wave of Fortune

"The post-war boom created this sense that there was one way to be a successful American, sort ... more

The Rise of the Haight

It was the center of a fresh music scene that brought the rise of a new sound, and cultivated ... more

Bill Remembers: Hurricane Andrew

At the time in 1986, it was the costliest natural disaster in U.S. history. Bill Kurtis reflects ... more

Hawaii Joins the Union

On August 21, 1959, Hawaii’s 6.5-thousand miles of lush land along with 600,000 people officially ... more

Bill Remembers: Hurricane Camille

Bill Kurtis looks back on Hurricane Camille, which struck down in Mississippi during the summer ... more

Press Your Luck

“There was just sort of this tension. Oh my God. What do we do? Can we stop this? And the obvious ... more

Rocket Skates

Once roller skates, or rocket skates as the used to be called, were invented the only natural ... more

Bill Remembers: The Charles Manson Murders

Bill Kurtis looks back on the gruesome murders of Sharon Tate and six others, all carried out ... more

The Miracle Mile

Proving doctors and naysayers wrong, Roger Bannister was the first man to run a sub-4-minute ... more

America’s Oldest Magazine

With bylines from Jack London, Edgar Allen Poe, F. Scott Fitzgerald and Kurt Vonnegut, and a ... more

Sounds of the Time: JD Souther

"My friends, Jackson Browne and Glenn Frey and Don Henley and eventually Warren Zevon, were all ... more
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