Americas Documentaries

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Dust to Dust - The Health Effects of 9/11

Dust to Dust - The Health Effects of 9/11

Just days after September 11, 2001, the Environmental Protection Agency assured the public that t...

6.0 Views: 37,256
9/11

Riches Rivals and Radicals - 100 Years of Museums in America

Riches Rivals and Radicals - 100 Years of Museums in America

"Riches, Rivals, and Radicals: 100 Years of Museums in America" is filled with characters whose f...

7.8 Views: 5,269
History

The Alaska Pipeline

The Alaska Pipeline

When Atlantic Richfield prospectors struck oil at Prudhoe Bay early in 1968, they stumbled upon t...

7.5 Views: 5,489
Economics

Who Will Save the Euro?

Who Will Save the Euro?

It is not just the banks that are in danger of going under. It is entire economies. They are the ...

2.3 Views: 2,082
Economics

The Most Dangerous Man In America - Daniel Ellsberg and the Pentagon Papers

The Most Dangerous Man In America - Daniel Ellsberg and the Pentagon Papers

In 1971 Daniel Ellsberg, a high-level Pentagon official and a war strategist, concludes that the ...

5.5 Views: 3,691
Politics

Last Extinction

Last Extinction

In this episode of PBS's NOVA; A new theory about what killed off America...

8.5 Views: 2,438
Science

Secret World of Fireworks

Secret World of Fireworks

Secret World of Fireworks explores the closely held secrets, recipes, and techniques from the wor...

6.2 Views: 3,786
Science

The Moon, the Tides and Neil DeGrasse Tyson

The Moon, the Tides and Neil DeGrasse Tyson

Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson is the Director of the Hayden Planetarium in New York City, ho...

8.0 Views: 1,929
Science

Wired Science - Physics and Chemistry - Ball Busters

Wired Science - Physics and Chemistry - Ball Busters

How does science keep America's pasttime honest?

Views: 2,684
Science

War Comes to America

War Comes to America

Part VII of the "Why We Fight" series of wartime documentaries. This entry attempts to describe t...

6.5 Views: 4,239
Military and War

The Presidents - John Q. Adams to Polk (1825-1849)

The Presidents - John Q. Adams to Polk (1825-1849)

America's leadership changes hands from the Founding Fathers to a new breed of Founding Sons.

9.0 Views: 2,517
Politics

MegaStructures - Mega Plane (Air Force Transport)

MegaStructures - Mega Plane (Air Force Transport)

The episode profiles the C-5 Galaxy, one of the largest aircrafts in the world, and the operation...

3.6 Views: 5,860
Technology