Justin Timberlake From Mouseketeer to Megastar

You probably know Justin Timberlake as the successful boy-band singer turned solo artist whose voice dominates the airwaves. But did you know that he: Sang — and lost! — on...

Science Educator and Advocate Bill Nye

Do you think science is fun and exciting? Bill Nye does. In fact, he wanted to become an astronaut, but NASA rejected his applications. Instead, Nye has spent his career helping...

NASA Mathematician Katherine Johnson

What do you want to be when you grow up? When Katherine Johnson was young, women weren't expected to go into the math and science fields. Johnson loved math, but she never thought...

Gangsters, Bootleggers, and Bandits

Robbery, smuggling, gambling—gangsters did it all. Find out the true stories of the United States' most feared hoodlums and mob bosses. Learn how a two-bit car thief built a...

Shailene Woodley Divergent's Daring Star

You probably know Shailene Woodley as the fearless, black-clad heroine Tris from Divergent. But did you know that she: Was diagnosed with scoliosis, a curvature of the spine, as...

Idina Menzel Vocal Superpower

You probably know Idina Menzel as the amazing singer of "Let it Go" and the voice of Elsa in the movie Frozen. But did you know that she: Dreamed of playing the title character...

Adele Soulful Singer

You probably know Adele as the powerful, Grammy Award-winning soul singer of hits like "Rolling in the Deep" and "Set Fire to the Rain." But did you know that she: Was almost...

Lorde Songstress with Style

You probably know Lorde as a Grammy Award-winning singer and songwriter. But did you know that she: Sang in a band named Extreme at the age of twelve? Turned down a chance to...

Outlaws, Gunslingers, and Thieves

Hang on to your wallet—and watch your neck! The most notorious outlaws were known for their fearless drive, their quick shot with a pistol, their odd trademarks, and their way...