Janice Jones-Thomson looks back on the lobotomy done to her mother, Beulah Jones.
A Utah farm boy builds a prototype for a television, but is thwarted by movie studio executives wanting to control the technology.
The international race to develop biological weapons during the 20th century.
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.
Engineer James Eads tamed the mighty Mississippi, turning New Orleans into the second largest port in the nation.
At the height of segregation, an unlikely alliance between a black medical genius and a white surgeon led to a pioneering medical breakthrough.
Politics, culture, race relations, and technology in a year of change.
Native Alaskans, oil company representatives, environmentalists, politicians, and others tell the story of the 800-mile pipeline.
A brilliant scientist, Oppenheimer was tasked with the development of the atomic bomb during World War II.