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.
Brothers Wilbur and Orville Wright built a flying machine that made its first flight in Kitty Hawk, North Carolina in 1903.
The story of a farm boy who rose from obscurity to become the most influential American innovator of the 20th century.
The legendary tale of Emeline Gurney, who - as the story goes - sold an illegitimate child at the age of 14 only to marry him at a later age.
Robert Noyce's invention of the microchip launched the world into the Information Age.
The first around-the-world air race was sponsored to prove that the airplane had a commercial future.
The Pennsylvania Railroad Company accomplished an enormous engineering feat, but destroyed a great architectural monument.
The young CBS reporter changed his pacifist ideals after reporting on the rise of fascism in Europe during World War II.
A revealing portrait of one of America's most paradoxical leaders.