Robert Noyce's invention of the microchip launched the world into the Information Age.
Clemente was an exceptional baseball player whose career sheds light on larger issues of immigration, civil rights and cultural change.
In September 1959, Soviet Premier Nikita Khrushchev made an unprecedented visit to America, creating a media circus as he traveled from coast to coast.
Newspaper magnate William Randolph Hearst fought to suppress a film by Orson Welles, a film that would become one of cinema's masterpieces.
Joseph Goebbels, the second most powerful man in Nazi Germany, was the mastermind behind Adolf Hitler's success.
The international race to develop biological weapons during the 20th century.
This 11-hour series analyzes the costs and consequences of the war that changed a generation and continues to color American thinking today.
The Pennsylvania Railroad Company accomplished an enormous engineering feat, but destroyed a great architectural monument.