Wed, Aug 14, 2013 at 8:27 AM
The Appalachian Trail is finished, and construction begins on the Trans-Alaska Pipeline.
Tue, Aug 13, 2013 at 8:21 AM
The Union Army launches the Stone Fleet by sinking it, and hurricanes flood New Jersey.
Mon, Aug 12, 2013 at 8:19 AM
The snail darter is discovered, and NAFTA negotiations end.
Mon, Aug 12, 2013 at 8:18 AM
A hurricane wipes out 'Lost Island,' and Switzerland swelters during a heat wave.
Mon, Aug 12, 2013 at 8:17 AM
A virus kills 20 percent of harbor seals, and one of the WWFs is forced to change its name.
Fri, Aug 09, 2013 at 8:22 AM
Izaak Walton is born, and Lassen Volcanoes National Park is established.
Thu, Aug 08, 2013 at 8:15 AM
Prozac is found in English rivers and groundwaters, and a Canadian court stalls seismic ocean testing.
Wed, Aug 07, 2013 at 8:18 AM
Cape Code National Seashore is established, and the Banqiao Dam collapses.
Wed, Aug 07, 2013 at 8:15 AM
MacArthur commissions Japanese whaling fleets, and the Elwha Dam is cleared for removal.
Mon, Aug 05, 2013 at 8:07 AM
Earthquake destroys village in Ecuador, and U.S. wolves are declared endangered.