The international race to develop biological weapons during the 20th century.
A uniquely impressionistic history of the early years of the Space Race.
A brilliant scientist, Oppenheimer was tasked with the development of the atomic bomb during World War II.
The remarkable story of how a railroad was built connecting California to the East.
During the Great Depression, Americans built the Hoover Dam, one of the greatest engineering works in history.
Engineered by William Barclay Parsons, the 21-mile, four-track route of the New York City Subway was the largest public works project in history.
The worst epidemic in American history killed over 600,000 Americans during World War I.
In 1960, Francis Gary Powers' U-2 spy plane was shot down over the Soviet Union.