The story of the polio crusade pays tribute to a time when Americans banded together to conquer a terrible disease.
A gripping tale of medical intervention gone awry, and one of the most barbaric mistakes of modern medicine.
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.
Major Walter Reed's discovery in 1900 that mosquitoes spread yellow fever halted an outbreak and led to the disease's eventual eradication.
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.
In 1934, American polar explorer Richard Byrd became the first to experience winter in Antarctica's interior.
It was the deadliest workplace accident in New York City’s history.
The tale of oil-seeking mavericks whose risk-taking, sweat and dreams changed an American industry.