History Stories
The Twin Towers High-Wire Walk, 40 Years Ago
August 7, 2014

Forty years ago, New York awoke to find Philippe Petit walking on a wire between the 110-story Twin Towers of the World Trade Center. Read More

Joe Kittinger’s Death-Defying Leap From the Edge of Space
October 5, 2012

Over 50 years ago, Joe Kittinger rode a balloon 102,800 feet up to the edge of space. Then he jumped out. Read More

A Daredevil History of Niagara Falls
June 15, 2012

As Nik Wallenda attempts to cross the gorge on a tightrope, explore the history of Niagara Falls and the daring stunts it has witnessed. Read More