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Tales From The Motherland

Top 5 coolest skyscrapers

Modern skyscrapers have been somewhat of a receipt of a country’s wealth. High rise building thrives in the Middle east and in cities of China. From the outside, skyscrapers look beautiful with their lightening silhouettes, but the key is how it looks inside, its function and what the building means for the whole. 313 more words

Menofties

NYC in B/W

Manhattan, as seen from the Staten Island Ferry

The Statue of Liberty, as seen from the Staten Island Ferry

Staten Island Ferry station in lower Manhattan… 87 more words

Photography

70 Years Ago Tuesday: 19 Killed When Plane Crashes Into Empire State Building

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Tuesday marked the 70th anniversary of a horrific incident, in which a small military plane crashed into the Empire State Building and left 19 people dead. 203 more words

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Bomber hits Empire State Building

Above: The Empire State Building on fire and the damage caused by the B-25 bomber.

WHILE EVERYONE knows about the terrorist-hijacked airplanes that destroyed the Twin Towers in 2011, few are aware that a U.S. 163 more words

July 28, 1945: B-25 Bomber Crashes into Empire State Building

Aviation was only 42 years old in 1945 and flying a plane, especially in fog, was as much an art as a science.  This was demonstrated on Saturday, July 28, 1945 when a B-25 Mitchell bomber, … 191 more words

A B-25 bomber crashed into the Empire State Building, today 1945

A B-25 bomber crashes into the Empire State Building on the morning of July 28, 1945. http://t.co/C2UcflEc36
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