Led by physicist Robert Noyce, Fairchild Semiconductor began as a start-up company whose radical innovations would help make the United States a leader in both space exploration and the personal computer revolution, changing the way the world works, plays, and communicates. Noyce's invention of the microchip ultimately re-shaped the future, launching the world into the Information Age.
Silicon Valley premieres February 19 on PBS.
This film follows the 65 "British soldiers" and 67 "American rebels" who reenact the 1775 Battle of Lexington and Concord.
A gripping tale of medical intervention gone awry, and one of the most barbaric mistakes of modern medicine.
The last surviving member of a California Indian tribe became a sensation in 1911.
In 1967, thousands of hippies flocked to San Francisco's Haight Ashbury district.
A peanut farmer who rose to become America's 39th president. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
The evocative stories of teenage hoboes crisscrossing America on trains during the Great Depression.
in 1931, Grace Hubbard Fortescue received a one-hour sentence for murdering a local Hawaiian accused of raping her daughter.
The historic journey of Apollo 8 captivated the world in 1968 -- a bright spot in a year marked by political assassinations, race riots, and the Vietnam War.