In 1897, Arctic explorer Robert Peary caused a sensation when he returned from Greenland with five Eskimos.
With data compiled from tens of thousands of sex questionnaires, Alfred Kinsey changed America's views about sex with the Kinsey Reports.
Thoroughbred racehorse Seabiscuit was the long shot that captured America's heart during the Depression.
His stunning triumph at the 1936 Olympic Games captivated the world even as it infuriated the Nazis. Premiering May 1.
A brilliant scientist, Oppenheimer was tasked with the development of the atomic bomb during World War II.
A daunting story of shipwreck, starvation, mutiny and cannibalism amongst a group left abandoned in the high Arctic.
The first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic, Earhart disappeared in 1937 during an attempt to circumnavigate the world by airplane.
The little-known story of a black independent film industry that produced nearly 500 feature films for African American audiences.