The Scouts from Troop 11, Auburn, Ala., knew what happened on the beaches of France on D-Day, June 6,1944: a massive invasion of Allied troops (the good guys) that would ultimately serve as a key turning point in World War II. But in order to really experience it, they decided to visit the beach and surrounding area themselves.
One of the oldest Boy Scout camps in America is getting a makeover.
Drive through the auto industry’s horrifying history and see a slideshow of the most miserable cars ever made.
Want to give your dad something funny for Father's Day? Why not tell him a joke. Here are 20 great jokes about dads sent in by Boys' Life readers.
The rank of Eagle Scout isn’t the only pinnacle Shane Victorino has reached. The speedy Philadelphia Phillies center fielder has been to the World Series the past two Octobers (winning a title in 2008), played for the USA in the second-ever World Baseball Classic in 2009, has won two consecutive Gold Gloves and led the majors in triples last year with 13. Whew!
Are you good at finding clever solutions to everyday problems? Maybe you have had a creative idea, only to see it later on store shelves? If so, it's time to unleash your inner inventor.
Celebrate the BSA Centennial with BL and our "Happy Birthday, BSA" photo contest winners.
Peer inside the strange aircraft tucked away in one of the most eerie corners of the U.S.
If you're going to play, then play hard. Here are some of the best ways to do it this season.
You won't find these ridiculous speeds, water-powered engines or shape-shifting bodies at the local car dealership. Venture off the beaten path and discover cool new ways to get around.
Watch as the Apollo 11 astronauts leave their space capsule at the conclusion of their mission.
President Richard Nixon called the Apollo 11 astronauts to congratulate them on their successful landing on the moon. Listen in on the phone call.
Watch as Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin post the American flag on the moon.
Watch the launch of the Apollo 11 mission.
July 2009 marks the 40th anniversary of man's first visit to the moon. Take a look at photos from the mission in this slideshow.
Good news for car fans: History tends to repeat itself (and it even adds some killer mods like Hemis and hybrids). Take a look at our photo gallery of some of the coolest American classics.
In eight seasons in the National Football League, Tom Brady has worked his way up from a bench-warming rookie into possibly the best quarterback ever. But there are plenty of other great quarterbacks in NFL history. Here is a summary of some of them. Take a look, and then vote for the best quarterback of all time.
You've probably heard that smoking causes lung cancer. But did you know that tobacco attacks nearly every part your body? View our interactive body for a rundown of some of the damage tobacco does -- from your brain to your big toe.
Here is a selection of entries from BL's Color It! design-a-flag contest. Thanks to everyone who participated!
On July 20, 1969, Apollo 11 astronauts Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin were the first men to walk on the moon. Today, Aldrin tells what it took for him to get there and what it will take for us to go back there ... and beyond.