A uniquely impressionistic history of the early years of the Space Race.
After 18 years of struggles, the Golden Gate Bridge opened on May 27, 1937.
Robert Noyce's invention of the microchip launched the world into the Information Age.
Robert Moses fueled some of the most ambitious -- and controversial -- public works projects ever conceived.
Equipment failure, human error and bad luck led to the country's worst nuclear accident in 1979.
The remarkable story of mid-19th century ingenuity and perseverance during the laying of the transatlantic telegraph cable between North America and Europe.
A brilliant scientist, Oppenheimer was tasked with the development of the atomic bomb during World War II.
"The Wizard of Menlo Park," Inventor Thomas Edison, built the first practical light bulb and revolutionized the world.