Howard Dully discusses the lobotomy that Walter Freeman performed on him when he was 12.
The contradictory history of a dam that became a statement of American power and prestige.
In 1960, Francis Gary Powers' U-2 spy plane was shot down over the Soviet Union.
The unusual life of David Vetter, who lived permanently inside a germ-free environment due to severe combined immunodeficiency.
Postwar New York City and the global economic order told through the story of the World Trade Center.
The dramatic story of the streamliners is one of remarkable achievements and opportunities lost.
The Pennsylvania Railroad Company accomplished an enormous engineering feat, but destroyed a great architectural monument.
Equipment failure, human error and bad luck led to the country's worst nuclear accident in 1979.
The internationally famous carnival of delights in New York was the birthplace of the hot dog and the roller coaster.