Dr. Shirley Fannin is currently a pediatrician specializing in infectious diseases in LA.
The international race to develop biological weapons during the 20th century.
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.
In 1934, American polar explorer Richard Byrd became the first to experience winter in Antarctica's interior.
Native Alaskans, oil company representatives, environmentalists, politicians, and others tell the story of the 800-mile pipeline.
The unusual life of David Vetter, who lived permanently inside a germ-free environment due to severe combined immunodeficiency.
The grave truth behind modern forensics was discovered in 1920s New York.
A brilliant scientist, Oppenheimer was tasked with the development of the atomic bomb during World War II.