Explorers search for the lost continent of Atlantis, described by Plato as home to an advanced civilization.
A group of conspirators murders a member of Renaissance Florence's Medici family.
A group of pioneers are rounded up and slaughtered in 1857 Utah.
Sioux leader Crazy Horse dies while resisting arrest.
The cause of Napoleon Bonaparte's death in exile on the remote island of St. Helena remains uncertain.
Indians kill Jane McCrea, a young Colonial woman, in Fort Edward, N.Y.
Experts use the latest in forensic techniques to test various theories relating to the assassination of President John F. Kennedy.
Union Cavalry soldiers defeat the much larger Confederate Cavalry at the Battle of Mine Creek in Kansas.
An expedition team searches for booty taken by conqueror Genghis Khan.
A group of Chicago businessmen determines to stop Al Capone for good.
The Dalton Gang makes a bold attempt to rob two banks at once.
Outlaws Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid flee to South America.
Historians attempt to sort fact from fiction regarding America's beloved President Lincoln.
Biological agents left in King Tut's tomb may be responsible for its supposed curse.
The Nazis massacre U.S. troops and French civilians in retaliation for the battle at Graignes.
Outlaw and occasional lawman Wyatt Earp confronts the Clanton gang at Tombstone's OK Corral.
Lithuanian construction workers uncover a mass grave filled with close to 2,000 human skeletons from Napoleon's Grand Army of 1812.
The interpretation of the Dead Sea Scrolls evokes controversy.
Captain Kidd treads the fine line between legal and illegal behavior on the high seas.
More than 120 years after Billy the Kid's fatal shooting in New Mexico, Gov. Bill Richardson reopens the case.
According to legend, the Knights Templar brought the Holy Grail to Rennes le Chateau for safekeeping.
Outlaw Jesse James leads a deceptive, mysterious life, and may have faked his own death.