The Cold War and the nuclear arms race dominated American foreign policy for decades. Did the fears of nuclear weapons personally affect your life? Do you think the U.S. should have engaged in creating the world’s most powerful bombs? What do you think is the most threatening weapon in the world today?
A peanut farmer who rose to become America's 39th president. Part of the award-winning Presidents Collection.
The story of the dramatic post-World War II tribunal that brought Nazi leaders to justice and defines trial procedure for state criminals to this day.
The U.S. and the Soviet Union race to build the hydrogen bomb during the Cold War, thus beginning the nuclear arms race.
The personal journey of three generations of a Japanese American family, including their stint in internment camps during World War II.
A marvel of engineering, architecture, and vision, the story of the Beaux Arts structure on 42nd street that forever changed midtown Manhattan.
Robert Noyce's invention of the microchip launched the world into the Information Age.
In 1960, Francis Gary Powers' U-2 spy plane was shot down over the Soviet Union.
After 18 years of struggles, the Golden Gate Bridge opened on May 27, 1937.