A short behind the scenes interview with Steve Ives, producer of Panama Canal.
In 1934, American polar explorer Richard Byrd became the first to experience winter in Antarctica's interior.
A revealing portrait of one of America's most paradoxical leaders.
Equipment failure, human error and bad luck led to the country's worst nuclear accident in 1979.
Newspaper magnate William Randolph Hearst fought to suppress a film by Orson Welles, a film that would become one of cinema's masterpieces.
The little-known story of a black independent film industry that produced nearly 500 feature films for African American audiences.
The story of the polio crusade pays tribute to a time when Americans banded together to conquer a terrible disease.
Before World War II, young Chinese Americans defied cultural tradition in San Francisco's Chinatown, previously closed to outsiders.
The story of Chicago's dramatic transformation from a swampy frontier town to a massive metropolis in the nineteenth century.