Bombs and the Bikini Atoll
The haute beachwear known as the bikini was named after a string of islands turned into a nuclear wasteland by atomic bomb testing.
The Struggle for Hawaii
Hawaii has been a state for 57 years, but its history goes back much further.
The Bones of Australia’s Lake Mungo
For 40,000 years, human remnants remained buried in the sand at Lake Mungo, hidden by the changed landscape.