Robert Moses built bridges, highways, Jones Beach, Lincoln Center and the United Nations in New York. His were some of the most ambitious -- and controversial -- public works projects ever conceived.
The unusual life of David Vetter, who lived permanently inside a germ-free environment due to severe combined immunodeficiency.
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.
Quilting and the intimate clues it yields about the lives of 19th century women.
The last surviving member of a California Indian tribe became a sensation in 1911.
A personal story of one family's dramatic effort to hold onto their family farm in Iowa as massive foreclosures sweep the nation in the 1990s.
The remarkable and tragic life of the third Kennedy son, Robert F. Kennedy.
The converging forces, circumstances, personalities and events that propelled a group of English men and women west across the Atlantic in 1620.
"The Wizard of Menlo Park," Inventor Thomas Edison, built the first practical light bulb and revolutionized the world.