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?
The unusual life of David Vetter, who lived permanently inside a germ-free environment due to severe combined immunodeficiency.
A nation comes of age.
The impact of tuberculosis in America, once the deadliest killer in human history.
Equipment failure, human error and bad luck led to the country's worst nuclear accident in 1979.
A revealing portrait of one of America's most paradoxical leaders.
The stories of ordinary people in the tumultuous years after the Civil War, when America struggled to rebuild the Union.
How do you manage weapons of mass destruction without being destroyed by them?
During World War II, more than a thousand women signed up to fly with the U.S. military as WASPS.