Now THAT'S a tribute.
The lights at the top of New York City's iconic Empire State Building sometimes change color to recognize special occasions. And last night, they were synchronized to Dead & Company's live encore performance of "Touch Of Grey." The quasi-Grateful Dead reunion were playing a concert nearby at Queens' Citi Field, and lighting designer Marc Brickman,…
There aren’t many buildings more famous than the Empire State Building. It’s been featured in many movies over the years; it’s one of the most photographed buildings on social media, and 110 million people have visited its observation...Show More Summary
Evelyn McHale was an American bookkeeper who killed herself by jumping from the 86th floor Observation Deck of the Empire State Building on May 1, 1947. A photograph taken four minutes after her death by photography student Robert Wiles has become an iconic suicide photograph, referred to as “the most beautiful suicide”. Show More Summary
A woman walks in a local park while clouds shroud the Empire State Building and the skyline of New York as it is seen from Weehawken, New Jersey, U.S. May 29, 2017. Photo by REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz Editor’s Note: This Thursday’s Making Sen$e segment features the man who made the term “creative class” famous: Richard Florida. Show More Summary
Actress Julianne Moore lights the Empire State Building for National Gun Violence Awareness Day and talks about trying to protect her daugher from gun crime. (June 2)
Julianne Moore poses at the top of the Empire State Building to honor National Gun Violence Awareness Day on Thursday (June 1) in New York City. The Oscar-winning actress is urging her fans to wear orange on Friday, June 2 to help promote the important day. Julianne became involved with the cause after the horror [...]
Takuma Sato, winner of Sunday’s Indianapolis 500, did the kinds the things usually expected of the winner of the storied race. He visited New York’s Empire State Building, opened trading at Nasdaq, made the rounds of TV appearances and visited the Dallas Cowboys during workouts. But Sato’s victory was anything but usual. As the first Japanese […]
Zoom in on a crystal and you will find an ordered array of atoms, evenly spaced like the windows on the Empire State Building. But zoom in on a piece of glass, and the picture looks a bit messier—more like a random pile of sand, or perhaps the windows on a Frank Gehry building.
In 2005, Thor Halvorssen founded the Human Rights Foundation (steps away from NR in the Empire State Building). In 2009, he founded its companion, the Oslo Freedom Forum. The forum is taking place this week. Thor is my guest on the latest Q&A podcast, here. Show More Summary
“In deep sympathy for the lives lost in Manchester, England last night, we will remain dark this evening,” the landmark said.
Dumb tourist: Excuse me, am I heading toward the Empire State Building? New Yorker: No, you're in Brooklyn! Dumb tourist: So… Does that mean I'm really far off? –Park Slope Republished by Blog Post Promoter
Zachary Quinto is all smiles as he has the honors of lighting the Empire State Building on Thursday afternoon (May 18) in New York City. The 39-year-old actor lit the iconic building in recognition of AIDS Walk set to take place in NYC this upcoming weekend. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Zachary Quinto [...]
Hide the dang Empire State Building, no matter how difficult that's going to be. The large gorilla King Kong is coming to New York City again next year to scale the heights...of Broadway. [ more › ]
AC enabled glass-and-steel towers and birthed an energy crisis During a conversation with the New Yorker, a window washer who worked on the Empire State Building says that some of his toughest moments have been cleaning the trash that tenants toss out the windows. Show More Summary
The rooftop component to Top Chef competitor Dale Talde's first Manhattan restaurant opened last month in the Arlo NoMad hotel, offering another angle to peer up at the Empire State Building—and down below at 31st Street. Called "The...Show More Summary
On Wednesday, April 19, Harper’s BAZAAR celebrated their 150th birthday. As it suits a birthday party of such a high-end fashion magazine, they threw quite a spectacle. They projected 150 of their most iconic images on the Empire State Building. Show More Summary
In celebration of their 150th anniversary of publication, on April 19, 2017 Harper’s Bazaar in partnership with Tiffany & Co., projected a fantastic selection of their most iconic photos onto the side of Empire State Building. The legendary...Show More Summary
Tuesday: A boat ride to work, 280 miles of scaffolding, and the opening of the Empire State Building.
Finally! New York's Most Famous Palm... New York's largest and most famous palm tree is finally the same height as the Empire State Building Submitted by: Sam Naismith Regular Keywords: New York Palm Tree Tall 9/11 Manhattan Views: 2,670