The tale of oil-seeking mavericks whose risk-taking, sweat and dreams changed an American industry.
A Utah farm boy builds a prototype for a television, but is thwarted by movie studio executives wanting to control the technology.
In 1960, Francis Gary Powers' U-2 spy plane was shot down over the Soviet Union.
After 18 years of struggles, the Golden Gate Bridge opened on May 27, 1937.
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.
In 1934, American polar explorer Richard Byrd became the first to experience winter in Antarctica's interior.
The internationally famous carnival of delights in New York was the birthplace of the hot dog and the roller coaster.
The worst epidemic in American history killed over 600,000 Americans during World War I.
At the height of segregation, an unlikely alliance between a black medical genius and a white surgeon led to a pioneering medical breakthrough.