American Experience Season 29, Episode 03 – “Command and Control″ A chilling nightmare plays out at a Titan II Missile Complex in Arkansas in September 1980.
American Experience Season 29, Episode 02 – “The Battle of Chosin″ The harrowing 1950 Korean War battle at Chosin Reservoir, in which a surprise attack by 120,000 Chinese troops led to far-outnumbered UN forces being surrounded, is recalled. Veterans of the brutal 17-day engagement share their memories of the conflict, which occurred during subarctic temperatures. […]
American Experience Season 29, Episode 01 – “Tesla″ A profile of Nikola Tesla (1856-1943), the genius engineer who developed a way to distribute electricity over vast distances; and who envisioned a world linked by wireless technology.
American Experience Season 28, Episode 10 – “The Boys of 36″ In 1960, Kittinger survived the longest free fall and longest parachute jump in history when he jumped from 102,800 feet above Earth.