A brilliant scientist, Oppenheimer was tasked with the development of the atomic bomb during World War II.
Politics, culture, race relations, and technology in a year of change.
The life of the legendary photographer, known best for his black and white images of the wilderness of the American West.
Equipment failure, human error and bad luck led to the country's worst nuclear accident in 1979.
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.
The contradictory history of a dam that became a statement of American power and prestige.
His stunning triumph at the 1936 Olympic Games captivated the world even as it infuriated the Nazis. Premiering May 1.
While the U.N. debated strategies for control of atomic energy, the U.S. Navy was preparing for nuclear tests on Bikini Island.