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 first around-the-world air race was sponsored to prove that the airplane had a commercial future.
The internationally famous carnival of delights in New York was the birthplace of the hot dog and the roller coaster.
An unprecedented look at the life and legacy of one of America's most enduring and influential storytellers.
In 1960, Francis Gary Powers' U-2 spy plane was shot down over the Soviet Union.
A president who rose from a broken childhood to become one of the most successful politicians in modern American history, and one of the most complex and conflicted characters to ever stride across the public stage.
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.
The story of a farm boy who rose from obscurity to become the most influential American innovator of the 20th century.
The tale of oil-seeking mavericks whose risk-taking, sweat and dreams changed an American industry.