Led by physicist Robert Noyce, Fairchild Semiconductor began as a start-up company whose radical innovations would help make the United States a leader in both space exploration and the personal computer revolution, changing the way the world works, plays, and communicates. Noyce's invention of the microchip ultimately re-shaped the future.
Premiering February 5, 2013 at 9pm ET.
From Joseph Smith's discovery of gold tablets to persecution, migration, and settlement in Utah, the film explores the history of the most American of religions.
The most daring and innovative accomplishment at the turn of the 20th century.
In 1934, American polar explorer Richard Byrd became the first to experience winter in Antarctica's interior.
The converging forces, circumstances, personalities and events that propelled a group of English men and women west across the Atlantic in 1620.
The remarkable and tragic life of the third Kennedy son, Robert F. Kennedy.
Newspaper magnate William Randolph Hearst fought to suppress a film by Orson Welles, a film that would become one of cinema's masterpieces.
Thoroughbred racehorse Seabiscuit was the long shot that captured America's heart during the Depression.
Today one of the most-recognized figures in American literary history, poet Walt Whitman was denounced by critics in his own time.