Go behind the scenes at the country's busiest transportation hub. Half a million people pass through New York City's Penn Station every day. During rush hour, a train arrives at a platform every 58 seconds. Phil Kaplan has worked for Amtrak for 37 years, and he takes us for an unusual behind the scenes look at the Central Control room.
The tale of oil-seeking mavericks whose risk-taking, sweat and dreams changed an American industry.
The true story behind the most romanticized, infamous outlaw couple in U.S. history and their gang.
The worst epidemic in American history killed over 600,000 Americans during World War I.
The evolution of rhythm and blues through the careers of singers Ruth Brown and Charles Brown, with contemporary performances by both.
The life story of Aimee Semple McPherson, religious evangelist instrumental in bringing conservative Protestantism into mainstream culture.
The story of the polio crusade pays tribute to a time when Americans banded together to conquer a terrible disease.
The story behind the development of the oral contraceptive that put women in control of birth control.
The effort of pioneering researchers to conceive babies through in vitro fertilization.