General Douglas MacArthur led American troops in World Wars I and II before being fired by President Harry Truman during the Korean War.
In 1934, American polar explorer Richard Byrd became the first to experience winter in Antarctica's interior.
Joseph Goebbels, the second most powerful man in Nazi Germany, was the mastermind behind Adolf Hitler's success.
The effort of pioneering researchers to conceive babies through in vitro fertilization.
The U.S. and the Soviet Union race to build the hydrogen bomb during the Cold War, thus beginning the nuclear arms race.
The story of the polio crusade pays tribute to a time when Americans banded together to conquer a terrible disease.
Franklin Roosevelt restored hope after the Great Depression and led the nation during World War II. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
A gripping tale of medical intervention gone awry, and one of the most barbaric mistakes of modern medicine.