Most people don’t consider the possibility that they might not be able to have a child. But for the millions of Americans diagnosed as infertile, a world of difficult choices awaits. Medical procedures that address infertility are expensive, often painful, sometimes dangerous, and don’t guarantee success.
Robert Moses fueled some of the most ambitious -- and controversial -- public works projects ever conceived.
The story behind the development of the oral contraceptive that put women in control of birth control.
The unusual life of David Vetter, who lived permanently inside a germ-free environment due to severe combined immunodeficiency.
The worst epidemic in American history killed over 600,000 Americans during World War I.
A Utah farm boy builds a prototype for a television, but is thwarted by movie studio executives wanting to control the technology.
Equipment failure, human error and bad luck led to the country's worst nuclear accident in 1979.
At the height of segregation, an unlikely alliance between a black medical genius and a white surgeon led to a pioneering medical breakthrough.
Robert Noyce's invention of the microchip launched the world into the Information Age.