Howard Dully discusses the lobotomy that Walter Freeman performed on him when he was 12.
A brilliant scientist, Oppenheimer was tasked with the development of the atomic bomb during World War II.
Politics, culture, race relations, and technology in a year of change.
A Utah farm boy builds a prototype for a television, but is thwarted by movie studio executives wanting to control the technology.
Accounting for America's most famous inventor and his role in America's future.
Begun during the Civil War, the transcontinental railroad employed 20,000 men, mostly immigrants, who built the iron road with their bare hands.
Postwar New York City and the global economic order told through the story of the World Trade Center.
A personal story of one family's dramatic effort to hold onto their family farm in Iowa as massive foreclosures sweep the nation in the 1990s.
Engineered by William Barclay Parsons, the 21-mile, four-track route of the New York City Subway was the largest public works project in history.