Dr. Shirley Fannin is currently a pediatrician specializing in infectious diseases in LA.
A brilliant scientist, Oppenheimer was tasked with the development of the atomic bomb during World War II.
Native Alaskans, oil company representatives, environmentalists, politicians, and others tell the story of the 800-mile pipeline.
The tale of oil-seeking mavericks whose risk-taking, sweat and dreams changed an American industry.
The Alaskan Highway stands today as one of the boldest homeland security initiatives ever undertaken.
Begun during the Civil War, the transcontinental railroad employed 20,000 men, mostly immigrants, who built the iron road with their bare hands.
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.
While the U.N. debated strategies for control of atomic energy, the U.S. Navy was preparing for nuclear tests on Bikini Island.
During the Great Depression, Americans built the Hoover Dam, one of the greatest engineering works in history.