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 dramatic story of the streamliners is one of remarkable achievements and opportunities lost.
Harry Truman was responsible for finding America's place at the start of the Cold War. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
Creating Miami Beach from a narrow spit of Florida swampland, Carl Fisher made a fortune until a devastating hurricane and the stock market crash of 1929 wiped him out.
A brilliant scientist, Oppenheimer was tasked with the development of the atomic bomb during World War II.
The world famous escape artist could escape from everything - except his own mortality.
Lyndon Johnson pushed progressive programs before the Vietnam War eroded his support. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
The young CBS reporter changed his pacifist ideals after reporting on the rise of fascism in Europe during World War II.
The unusual life of David Vetter, who lived permanently inside a germ-free environment due to severe combined immunodeficiency.