While the U.N. debated strategies for control of atomic energy, the U.S. Navy was preparing for nuclear tests on Bikini Island, forcing residents to move away for more than 40 years.
The U.S. and the Soviet Union race to build the hydrogen bomb during the Cold War, thus beginning the nuclear arms race.
A uniquely impressionistic history of the early years of the Space Race.
His stunning triumph at the 1936 Olympic Games captivated the world even as it infuriated the Nazis. Premiering May 1.
A Utah farm boy builds a prototype for a television, but is thwarted by movie studio executives wanting to control the technology.
American prisoners of war in North Vietnam tell of their experiences at the Hanoi Hilton and other notorious prisons.
In 1960, Francis Gary Powers' U-2 spy plane was shot down over the Soviet Union.
With the clock ticking and the city under fire how many could be saved?
The U.S. government's response to the Holocaust was slow and fueled by complex social and political factors.