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 Wizard of Menlo Park," Inventor Thomas Edison, built the first practical light bulb and revolutionized the world.
A Utah farm boy builds a prototype for a television, but is thwarted by movie studio executives wanting to control the technology.
A marvel of engineering, architecture, and vision, the story of the Beaux Arts structure on 42nd street that forever changed midtown Manhattan.
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.
Robert Moses fueled some of the most ambitious -- and controversial -- public works projects ever conceived.
The impact of tuberculosis in America, once the deadliest killer in human history.