Michael Waddell

Bone Collector founder Michael Waddell shares his life story: From his humble beginnings as a small town southerner to his current status as a national hunting icon.

Taya Kyle

The story that you thought you knew... Taya Kyle has been through hell and back. After losing her husband Chris Kyle, releasing her book "American Wife," and balancing her life as a mother, Taya has a new mission based on hope and redemption through the Chris Kyle Frog Foundation.

Cameron Hanes

Who exactly is Cameron Hanes? Get the story behind the intense drive of this hardcore, backcountry bowhunter.

Travis Meadows

Get an in depth look at the man behind some of Nashville's biggest hits. Travis Meadows has battled cancer, addiction, and the music industry to come out on top as a true "Riser."

Chuck Testa

In the pilot episode of American Elements we meet Chuck Testa, a taxidermist who found overnight fame after his video went viral on YouTube.

Chris Knight

A rare and personal look at Singer/Songwriter Chris Knight whose unique sound and sensibility is carved straight out of the dirt road American dream. https://www.facebook.com/chrisknightmusic

Marty Daniel

An in-depth look into the life of Daniel Defense founder Marty Daniel and how he built one of the top firearm manufacturers in the world from the ground up. Quality, precision, and innovation that you could “bet the farm on".

Chris Soules

After appearing on The Bachelor, Iowa farmer Chris Soules' life changed dramatically. Instead of remaining in the Hollywood spotlight, he uses his celebrity to promote farming and agriculture, his lifelong passion. Now he’s back on his farm, but still searching for a wife to build a family and share his passion.

Chad Mendes

A hunter at heart, but a killer in the cage. American UFC fighter and world ranked featherweight Chad Mendes works hard to play hard. This badass brawler doesn’t let anything get in his way - not in the ring, and not in the outdoors where he pursues his true passion: hunting and fishing like a boss. Watch the latest American Elements profile and discover his powerful story. Chad Mendes is #CarbonClass.