The international race to develop biological weapons during the 20th century, the challenges scientists faced, and the moral dilemmas posed by their eventual success.
In the Philippines, Army Rangers liberated 513 prisoners of war three years after the Bataan Death March.
A brilliant scientist, Oppenheimer was tasked with the development of the atomic bomb during World War II.
The unusual life of David Vetter, who lived permanently inside a germ-free environment due to severe combined immunodeficiency.
The U.S. and the Soviet Union race to build the hydrogen bomb during the Cold War, thus beginning the nuclear arms race.
Robert Noyce's invention of the microchip launched the world into the Information Age.
From the Revolutionary War to Operation Desert Storm - newly discovered letters read by celebrity actors tell of courage, longing, and sacrifice.
The Alaskan Highway stands today as one of the boldest homeland security initiatives ever undertaken.
Native Alaskans, oil company representatives, environmentalists, politicians, and others tell the story of the 800-mile pipeline.