Howard Dully discusses the lobotomy that Walter Freeman performed on him when he was 12.
The tale of oil-seeking mavericks whose risk-taking, sweat and dreams changed an American industry.
When two passenger ships collide off Nantucket in 1909, 1,500 people rely on 26-year-old Jack Binns to operate a new technology - wireless telegraphy - to save them all.
Politics, culture, race relations, and technology in a year of change.
Accounting for America's most famous inventor and his role in America's future.
After 18 years of struggles, the Golden Gate Bridge opened on May 27, 1937.
The internationally famous carnival of delights in New York was the birthplace of the hot dog and the roller coaster.
The effort of pioneering researchers to conceive babies through in vitro fertilization.
Major Walter Reed's discovery in 1900 that mosquitoes spread yellow fever halted an outbreak and led to the disease's eventual eradication.