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Reflecting on 9/11 NYC

Made a stop in NYC this past friday on the way to a friends Celebration of Life ceremony in PA so we took the opportunity to see the 9/11 Memorial in Downtown Manhattan and reflect upon the tragedy that happened there almost 14 years ago.  342 more words

Manhattan rises in 47 seconds

Watching history unfold in 47 seconds is very uncommon. The elevator, taking you to the top of the new 1 World Trade Center in New York, will do just that. 81 more words


Virtual time-lapse visualises the fruits of liberty

Riding in an elevator isn’t usually fascinating or thought-provoking, but it will be for visitors to the observatory atop the new 1 World Trade Centre in New York, which opens soon.  427 more words


Watch 500 years of New York City history in a 47 second elevator ride

The time-lapse, panoramic animation will be seen on walls in elevators that service One World Trade Center’s observatory.

It simulates how New York City looked from the year 1500 to today. 27 more words


Heading Downtown

Button-down banker, meet ink-stained wretch. May the two of you live long and prosper together.

O.K., it has been some time—decades, in fact—since the wretches of the New York’s media world bleached the ink stains from their hands. 367 more words

1WTC Observation Deck Tickets

At 10AM tickets go on sale for the Observation Deck of 1 World Trade Center (HERE), and of course I considered buying tickets and going (I went to the 9/11 Memorial the day after it opened, but have yet to go to the museum). 105 more words


The New One World Trade Center

This is the new 1 world trade center that was rebuilt after 9/11. It is the tallest building in the US.

Note: I did not take this picture

1 World Trade Center