A Utah farm boy builds a prototype for a television, but is thwarted by movie studio executives wanting to control the technology.
The Pennsylvania Railroad Company accomplished an enormous engineering feat, but destroyed a great architectural monument.
Robert Moses fueled some of the most ambitious -- and controversial -- public works projects ever conceived.
The remarkable story of how a railroad was built connecting California to the East.
"The Wizard of Menlo Park," Inventor Thomas Edison, built the first practical light bulb and revolutionized the world.
Postwar New York City and the global economic order told through the story of the World Trade Center.
A personal story of one family's dramatic effort to hold onto their family farm in Iowa as massive foreclosures sweep the nation in the 1990s.
Engineer James Eads tamed the mighty Mississippi, turning New Orleans into the second largest port in the nation.