In 1837, a diminutive, neglected teenager rises to become a powerful monarch.
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The Rad Lab
The “Rad Lab” was the main research facility for the American radar program in WW II.
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The Lab at Tower House
In the 1930s, nearly every leading scientist in America visited a private laboratory.
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Tycoon Turned Scientist
Alfred Loomis made millions and went on to develop the technology that helped win WWII.
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Filming with Wildlife
Snakes and spiders are just a few of the things this filmmaking team encountered.
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Filming in the Amazon
A filmmaking team ventures into the Amazon to bring to life Roosevelt’s harrowing journey.
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Approximately 100 Amazon rainforest tribes have not interacted with the modern world.
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The Secret of Tuxedo Park: Chapter 1
Watch the opening scene of The Secret of Tuxedo Park.
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Blizzard of 1888
One of the worst blizzards in American history, four feet of snow and hundreds dead.
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Into the Amazon: Chapter 1
Watch Chapter 1 of Into the Amazon.
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Into the Amazon: Candido Rondon
Considered the Lewis and Clark of Brazil, Rondon kept Roosevelt alive through the journey.
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Into the Amazon: Theodore Roosevelt
Roosevelt’s trip down the River of Doubt in Brazil’s Amazon almost brought him to death.
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Into the Amazon: Kermit Roosevelt
When Theodore pleaded with Kermit to leave him behind to save the expedition, he refused.
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Endorsed by Seabiscuit
The unlikely horse that became a champion of endorsements.
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The Secret of Tuxedo Park: Trailer
The story of the Wall Street tycoon whose radar technology helped win World War II.
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The Gilded Age: Trailer
The vast economic disparities of the Gilded Age sparked a debate that still rages today.
Escape from Saigon
One family’s tale of survival.
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Coming in 2018
Executive Producer Mark Samels on what's coming to American Experience in early 2018.
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Le Chemin des Dames
Word of these caves and this graffiti had been passed down from generation to generation.
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The Bombing of Wall Street: Trailer
The Bombing of Wall Street premieres February 13, 2018.
The Women of Avenger Fields
During WWII, more than 1,000 women left homes and jobs and became the first females pilots
Into the Amazon: Trailer
Into the Amazon premieres January 2018.
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