Throughout the early 1960s thousands of young men and women poured into the Santa Clara valley every month, lured by the booming electronics and defense industries. "There was just too much talent stuffed into one place."
The six-part story of a frontiersman farmer and a wealthy Confederate slave-owner's daughter.
The thrilling true story of the American Olympic rowing team that triumphed against all odds in Nazi Germany in 1936.
John Scopes' free speech trial pitted science against religion after the teacher presented Charles Darwin's theory of evolution in a Tennessee school.
Mathematician and paranoid schizophrenic John Nash's work became a foundation of modern economic theory.
The historic journey of Apollo 8 captivated the world in 1968 -- a bright spot in a year marked by political assassinations, race riots, and the Vietnam War.
During World War II, more than a thousand women signed up to fly with the U.S. military as WASPS.
At the height of segregation, an unlikely alliance between a black medical genius and a white surgeon led to a pioneering medical breakthrough.
A man who symbolized African American equality fought a proponent of Hitler's Aryan racial theories on the eve of World War II.