The most daring and innovative accomplishment at the turn of the 20th century.
"The Wizard of Menlo Park," Inventor Thomas Edison, built the first practical light bulb and revolutionized the world.
Explore how Orson Welles' genius use of the new medium of radio struck fear into an already anxious nation.
Robert Noyce's invention of the microchip launched the world into the Information Age.
Politics, culture, race relations, and technology in a year of change.
Meet the Wizard of Odd. Robert Ripley was a new media star and the most popular man in America.
The unusual life of David Vetter, who lived permanently inside a germ-free environment due to severe combined immunodeficiency.