Angelene Forester remembers Walter Freeman's first patient -- her mother Ellen Ionesco.
The historic journey of Apollo 8 captivated the world in 1968 -- a bright spot in a year marked by political assassinations, race riots, and the Vietnam War.
In 1934, American polar explorer Richard Byrd became the first to experience winter in Antarctica's interior.
Equipment failure, human error and bad luck led to the country's worst nuclear accident in 1979.
"The Wizard of Menlo Park," Inventor Thomas Edison, built the first practical light bulb and revolutionized the world.
Though first seen only as an expensive luxury, Alexander Graham Bell's telephone soon transformed American life and became a necessity.
A Utah farm boy builds a prototype for a television, but is thwarted by movie studio executives wanting to control the technology.
A brilliant scientist, Oppenheimer was tasked with the development of the atomic bomb during World War II.
The dramatic story of the streamliners is one of remarkable achievements and opportunities lost.