In 1978 over 900 people led by Rev. Jim Jones died in the largest mass murder-suicide in history, at Jonestown, Guyana. The story is told by survivors, Temple defectors, relatives, and journalists.
Postwar New York City and the global economic order told through the story of the World Trade Center.
For the first time on television, God in America will explore the historical role of religion in the public life of the United States.
An updated look at the Alabama tenant farmer families that Walker Evans and James Agee documented in their 1936 Pulitzer Prize-winning book.
Robert Noyce's invention of the microchip launched the world into the Information Age.
In September 1959, Soviet Premier Nikita Khrushchev made an unprecedented visit to America, creating a media circus as he traveled from coast to coast.
The internationally famous carnival of delights in New York was the birthplace of the hot dog and the roller coaster.
Thoroughbred racehorse Seabiscuit was the long shot that captured America's heart during the Depression.
With data compiled from tens of thousands of sex questionnaires, Alfred Kinsey changed America's views about sex with the Kinsey Reports.