Tag: history

1968 – Olympic Games in Mexico City

During one of the most tumultuous years in history, the 1968 Olympics brought athletes together to compete in Mexico City. Narrated by Serena Williams....

300: Creating a Legend

This Documentary shows the making of 300 based on Frank Miller’s graphic novel of the same name. Learn about the 300 Spartans, Miller’s comic, and...

Einstein’s Extraordinary Universe

The extraordinary discoveries in science are explained by the work of Albert Einstein. This Documentary examines Einstein’s Theory of Relativity....

The Cranachs and Medieval Modern Art

Lucas Cranach and his son were two of the most prolific artists of the 16th century. Their work depicted the Renaissance and the protestant reformation....

Lost LA: Venice

Venice, originally called “Venice of America,” was founded by tobacco millionaire Abbot Kinney in 1905 as a beach resort town, 14 miles west of Los...

The Search for The Last Supper

Using the latest techniques, researchers attempt to reconstruct an image of what Leonardo da Vinci’s “The Last Supper” originally looked like....