During the height of the Great Depression, radios were being purchased by the millions. By 1938, nearly 80% of American homes had a radio. People were willing to forego many modern technological conveniences, but the radio remained a lifeline for the American public.
The story behind the development of the oral contraceptive that put women in control of birth control.
The shocking story of Richard Leopold and Nathan Loeb, two wealthy college students who murdered a 14-year-old boy in 1924.
This film follows the 65 "British soldiers" and 67 "American rebels" who reenact the 1775 Battle of Lexington and Concord.
Politics, culture, race relations, and technology in a year of change.
A revealing portrait of one of America's most paradoxical leaders.
What happened when the lights went out in New York City on July 13, 1977?
The thrilling true story of the American Olympic rowing team that triumphed against all odds in Nazi Germany in 1936.
A look at five real-life "Rosies," the reality of working in defense plants during World War II and then having to give up those jobs for returning GIs.