October 29, 9/8 c. Watch the War of the Worlds preview. A broadcast that struck fear into an already anxious nation, Orson Welles' War of the Worlds radio broadcast was the most famous alien invasion that never happened.
An unprecedented look at the life and legacy of one of America's most enduring and influential storytellers.
Robert Noyce's invention of the microchip launched the world into the Information Age.
In 1978 over 900 people led by Rev. Jim Jones died in the largest mass murder-suicide in history, at Jonestown, Guyana.
The American effort to relieve starvation in Soviet Russia in 1921 during the worst natural disaster in Europe in 500 years.
Meet the Wizard of Odd. Robert Ripley was a new media star and the most popular man in America.
The bizarre saga of the Symbionese Liberation Army and Patty Hearst's kidnapping and conversion to her captors' cause.
William "Buffalo Bill" Cody's legendary exploits helped create the myth of the American West that still endures today.
This film follows the 65 "British soldiers" and 67 "American rebels" who reenact the 1775 Battle of Lexington and Concord.