The enormous engineering feat and one of the greatest architectural achievements of its time, Pennsylvania Station was torn down after just 53 years. Premieres on PBS American Experience February 18, 2014.
The international race to develop biological weapons during the 20th century.
This funny, probing program re-examines assumptions about American culture in the 1950s.
The story of the polio crusade pays tribute to a time when Americans banded together to conquer a terrible disease.
An updated look at the Alabama tenant farmer families that Walker Evans and James Agee documented in their 1936 Pulitzer Prize-winning book.
Postwar New York City and the global economic order told through the story of the World Trade Center.
The grave truth behind modern forensics was discovered in 1920s New York.
The evolution of rhythm and blues through the careers of singers Ruth Brown and Charles Brown, with contemporary performances by both.
The effort of pioneering researchers to conceive babies through in vitro fertilization.