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Henry Ford: American Experience

A profile of Henry Ford, the farm boy who became the 20th century’s most influential American innovator.

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Full Episodes

Command and Control, Full Film

Command and Control, Full Film

A chilling nightmare at a Titan II missile complex in Arkansas in September, 1980.

The Battle of Chosin

WETA PassportThe Battle of Chosin

Revisit this pivotal 1950 Korean War battle through the eyewitness accounts.

Tesla

Tesla

Meet the genius engineer and inventor whose technology helped create our wireless world.

The Boys of '36

WETA PassportThe Boys of '36

The story of nine young men from Washington who captured gold at the 1936 Olympic Games.

Clips

Rachel Carson, Chapter 1

Rachel Carson, Chapter 1

First chapter, “Rachel carson” premieres Jan. 24 at 8/7c on American Experience PBS.

Malaria and the Silent Spring

Malaria and the Silent Spring

In 1963, Rachel Carson’s Silent Spring sparked a government investigation into pesticides

Command and Control The Socket

Command and Control The Socket

Director Robert Kenner breaks down the scene for The Socket.

Command and Control, Accident Report

Command and Control, Accident Report

The Accident Report

Previews

The Great War promo

The Great War promo

The Great War promo

The Great War trailer

The Great War trailer

The Great War tells the rich and complex story of World War I.