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  • The Rad Lab Digital Short
    The Secret of Tuxedo Park | Digital Short

    The Rad Lab

    The “Rad Lab” was the main research facility for the American radar program in the Second World War. But there’s virtually no record of it.

    1 MIN 34 SEC
  • The Lab at Tower House Digital Short
    The Secret of Tuxedo Park | Digital Short

    The Lab at Tower House

    In the 1930s, nearly every leading scientist in America visited a private laboratory in Tuxedo Park.

    1 MIN 00 SEC
  • Tycoon Turned Scientist Digital Short
    The Secret of Tuxedo Park | Digital Short

    Tycoon Turned Scientist

    Alfred Loomis made millions on Wall Street, then went on to develop the technology that helped win WWII.

    1 MIN 31 SEC
  • Filming with Wildlife Digital Short
    Into the Amazon | Digital Short

    Filming with Wildlife

    Snakes, spiders, and howler monkeys are just a few of the things this filmmaking team encountered in the Amazon.

    1 MIN 26 SEC
  • Filming in the Amazon Digital Short
    Into the Amazon | Digital Short

    Filming in the Amazon

    A filmmaking team ventures into the Amazon to bring to life Teddy Roosevelt’s harrowing journey down an uncharted river.

    1 MIN 15 SEC
  • Kermit Roosevelt Digital Short
    Into the Amazon | Digital Short

    Kermit Roosevelt

    When Theodore Roosevelt was near death on the banks of an uncharted river in the Brazilian Amazon, he pleaded with his son to leave him behind. But Kermit Roosevelt refused. 

    1 MIN 28 SEC
  • Theodore Roosevelt Digital Short
    Into the Amazon | Digital Short

    Theodore Roosevelt

    Theodore Roosevelt’s 1914 trip down the River of Doubt in Brazil’s Amazon brought him to the brink of death.

    1 MIN 17 SEC
  • Cândido Rondon Digital Short
    Into the Amazon | Digital Short

    Cândido Rondon

    The explorer was considered the Lewis and Clark of Brazil, and kept Theodore Roosevelt alive on the journey through the Amazon.

    1 MIN 13 SEC
  • Endorsed by Seabiscuit Clip
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    Endorsed by Seabiscuit

    The unlikely horse that became a champion of endorsements.

    42 SEC
  • Coming in 2018 Clip
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    Coming in 2018

    Executive Producer Mark Samels on what's coming to American Experience in early 2018.

    30 SEC
  • Into the Amazon: Trailer Trailer
    Into the Amazon | Trailer

    Into the Amazon: Trailer

    The remarkable story of the journey taken by President Theodore Roosevelt and legendary Brazilian explorer Cândido Rondon into the heart of the South American rainforest to chart an unexplored tributary of the Amazon in 1914.

    30 SEC
  • The Hippie Tour Clip
    Summer of Love | Clip

    The Hippie Tour

    In 1967, a sight-seeing company ran a bus down Haight Street, calling it the only foreign tour in the domestic United States.

    1 MIN 09 SEC