The tale of oil-seeking mavericks whose risk-taking, sweat and dreams changed an American industry.
The unusual life of David Vetter, who lived permanently inside a germ-free environment due to severe combined immunodeficiency.
The worst epidemic in American history killed over 600,000 Americans during World War I.
George Eastman introduced the Kodak and Brownie camera systems and transformed photography into something anybody could do.
In 1934, American polar explorer Richard Byrd became the first to experience winter in Antarctica's interior.
While the U.N. debated strategies for control of atomic energy, the U.S. Navy was preparing for nuclear tests on Bikini Island.
The remarkable story of how a railroad was built connecting California to the East.
The Pennsylvania Railroad Company accomplished an enormous engineering feat, but destroyed a great architectural monument.
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.