Tell us what you think of the flu — do you think there is a significant threat of a major outbreak today like there was in 1918?
The story of the polio crusade pays tribute to a time when Americans banded together to conquer a terrible disease.
A Utah farm boy builds a prototype for a television, but is thwarted by movie studio executives wanting to control the technology.
In 1960, Francis Gary Powers' U-2 spy plane was shot down over the Soviet Union.
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.
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.
Brothers Wilbur and Orville Wright built a flying machine that made its first flight in Kitty Hawk, North Carolina in 1903.
The U.S. and the Soviet Union race to build the hydrogen bomb during the Cold War, thus beginning the nuclear arms race.
When two passenger ships collide off Nantucket in 1909, 1,500 people rely on 26-year-old Jack Binns to operate a new technology - wireless telegraphy - to save them all.