August 5, 1942 Old Doctor – The man who declined Freedom, to die with the orphans he had dedicated his life, to serve.
August 6, 1940 A different Kind of Courage – In the Funhouse Mirror world of the Soviet Union, nine scientists once starved to death, in a room full of edible plant material.
August 7, 1573 El Draque – Pirate, Mariner and Explorer, the first Englishman to sail around the world, and back.
August 8, 1974 A Third-Rate Burglary – Sometimes, the cover-up is worse than the crime
August 10, 2010 An Awful Place – Life and death in the balmy vicissitudes of Antarctica, where the coldest temperature in history was recorded at -135.8°, Fahrenheit
August 11, 1885 Liberty Enlightening the World – The Story of the Statue of Liberty