U.S. Army film about the effects of protective hoods in a toxic atmosphere.
A revealing portrait of one of America's most paradoxical leaders.
During World War II, more than a thousand women signed up to fly with the U.S. military as WASPS.
Major Walter Reed's discovery in 1900 that mosquitoes spread yellow fever halted an outbreak and led to the disease's eventual eradication.
The U.S. and the Soviet Union race to build the hydrogen bomb during the Cold War, thus beginning the nuclear arms race.
Engineer James Eads tamed the mighty Mississippi, turning New Orleans into the second largest port in the nation.
A Utah farm boy builds a prototype for a television, but is thwarted by movie studio executives wanting to control the technology.
The first officially formed regiment of northern black soldiers who fought in the Civil War.
At the height of segregation, an unlikely alliance between a black medical genius and a white surgeon led to a pioneering medical breakthrough.