At the height of segregation, an unlikely alliance between a black medical genius and a white surgeon led to a pioneering medical breakthrough.
A brilliant scientist, Oppenheimer was tasked with the development of the atomic bomb during World War II.
The story of the polio crusade pays tribute to a time when Americans banded together to conquer a terrible disease.
The story behind the development of the oral contraceptive that put women in control of birth control.
A Utah farm boy builds a prototype for a television, but is thwarted by movie studio executives wanting to control the technology.
The worst epidemic in American history killed over 600,000 Americans during World War I.
A marvel of engineering, architecture, and vision, the story of the Beaux Arts structure on 42nd street that forever changed midtown Manhattan.
Equipment failure, human error and bad luck led to the country's worst nuclear accident in 1979.