- Thou Shalt Not Underestimate Florence Nightingale – History’s most famous nurse, born 200 years ago, rose to glory caring for wounded soldiers in the Crimean War. But the full range of her innovations, from statistics to social reform, is still coming to light.
- Explosive! – Wading into a Civil War controversy, a blast-injury expert offers a bold new explanation for the mysterious deaths of the crew aboard a Confederate submarine.
- Beasts of the Northern Wild – Scientists brave the deep snows and frigid cold of arctic Alaska in winter to study one of its most furtive and ferocious denizens: the wolverine.
- The Legend of Limberlost – She was a writer as popular in her day as J.K. Rowling is now. Yet you won’t hear about Gene Stratton-Porter unless you visit the vanishing Midwestern landscape she helped save.