During the Great Depression, Americans built the Hoover Dam, overcoming technical challenges to erect one of the greatest engineering works in history.
It was the deadliest workplace accident in New York City’s history.
A marvel of engineering, architecture, and vision, the story of the Beaux Arts structure on 42nd street that forever changed midtown Manhattan.
The story behind the development of the oral contraceptive that put women in control of birth control.
From Joseph Smith's discovery of gold tablets to persecution, migration, and settlement in Utah, the film explores the history of the most American of religions.
The worldwide migration by eager gold-seekers turned California into a land of opportunity and fierce competition.
A brilliant scientist, Oppenheimer was tasked with the development of the atomic bomb during World War II.
A gripping tale of medical intervention gone awry, and one of the most barbaric mistakes of modern medicine.
A uniquely impressionistic history of the early years of the Space Race.