Dr. Shirley Fannin is currently a pediatrician specializing in infectious diseases in LA.
The Pennsylvania Railroad Company accomplished an enormous engineering feat, but destroyed a great architectural monument.
After 18 years of struggles, the Golden Gate Bridge opened on May 27, 1937.
The international race to develop biological weapons during the 20th century.
A brilliant scientist, Oppenheimer was tasked with the development of the atomic bomb during World War II.
Begun during the Civil War, the transcontinental railroad employed 20,000 men, mostly immigrants, who built the iron road with their bare hands.
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.
A Utah farm boy builds a prototype for a television, but is thwarted by movie studio executives wanting to control the technology.
In 1960, Francis Gary Powers' U-2 spy plane was shot down over the Soviet Union.