Dr. Shirley Fannin is currently a pediatrician specializing in infectious diseases in LA.
The internationally famous carnival of delights in New York was the birthplace of the hot dog and the roller coaster.
Politics, culture, race relations, and technology in a year of change.
Major Walter Reed's discovery in 1900 that mosquitoes spread yellow fever halted an outbreak and led to the disease's eventual eradication.
They were the first to brave the unknown.
A uniquely impressionistic history of the early years of the Space Race.
After 18 years of struggles, the Golden Gate Bridge opened on May 27, 1937.
The grave truth behind modern forensics was discovered in 1920s New York.
The remarkable story of mid-19th century ingenuity and perseverance during the laying of the transatlantic telegraph cable between North America and Europe.