It's been a long wait for the sequel. Back in 1996, Independence Day got us all worked up about alien attacks and the destruction of famous monuments. White House — boom! Empire State Building — boom! boom! In the two decades since, 9/11 happened and Hollywood hit the pause button...
Oh, it’s bad. Hauntingly bad. So ghastly is Fall Out Boy’s new theme to “Ghostbusters” that if, after first listen, you vaporized it, pumped it into a tank, locked it in a safe and buried it under the Empire State Building, “Ghostbusters (I’m Not Afraid)” would still flatulently seep to the surface to...
By Emily Reid, Director of Education at Girls Who Code. The first time I visited New York City, I didn't see the Empire State building or the Statue of Liberty. On my first visit to Manhattan I went to the Ancient Egypt Exhibit in the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Show More Summary
The staff of the iconic building gives an annual tribute to another famed U.S. structure.
Cities across the world honored the victims of Sunday’s tragic mass shooting in Orlando in different ways: Paris lit up the Eiffel tower in rainbow colors. The Empire State Building went dark on Sunday night in New York City. People in Hong Kon… Read The post West Hollywood Artist Creates Roof Installation Depicting Horror in Orlando: VIDEO appeared first on Towleroad.
June 8th was World Oceans Day. It was celebrated with a reception at U.N. Headquarters in New York City. The Empire State Building was lit in white, blue and purple representing different layers of the ocean. The day started in New York's...Show More Summary
There's no reason to be mean to ants just for the sake of curiousity, but from a purely theoretical perspective, it's easy to be fascinated with the concept of whether or not an ant could survive a fall from a building as tall as the Empire State Building. Show More Summary
Categories: Quickies Carrie Fisher: tell me your story, I’ll tell you mine – Carrie Fisher has a new advice column for The Guardian and it’s delightful. From Pteryxx H. If you drop an ant... (Read more...)
Remember that final scene in Sleepless in Seattle when Tom Hanks and Meg Ryan meet at the top of the Empire State Building? They share an epic moment that can only be described as one of the dreamiest meetings ever, and this Rock Center engagement session? Well, it’s managed to capture that movie-worthy romance to a T. Oliver Fly Photography, job […]
Each city has its beacon to tourists—be it the Empire State Building or the Acropolis, the Blue Lagoon or La Sagrada Familia—and it's hard to resist its pull. We've all had this moment, when we ask ourselves, Should I really wait inShow More Summary
Thursday marks the second annual Gun Violence Awareness Day. Filmmaker and gun control advocate Spike Lee was on hand to mark the occasion at the...
The Empire State Building shone bright orange Wednesday to stop gun violence.
Midtown Manhattan’s Empire State Building will shine orange Wednesday night to honor the dozens of gun violence survivors and victims killed each day. Spike Lee, an Emmy Award-winning director who grew up in the Brooklyn borough of New...Show More Summary
NEW YORK (AP) — Alexander Rossi stood atop the Empire State Building, the Manhattan skyline stretching out behind him, and smiled for the camera. It was an all-American scene starring a kid from California. Two days earlier, the 24-year-old Rossi became the first U.S.-born rookie since Louis Meyer in 1928 to win the Indianapolis 500 […]
Alexandra Shipp, Lana Condor and Evan Peters pose for photos atop the Empire State Building on Wednesday (May 25) in New York City. The X-Men: Apocalypse stars stopped by the iconic building to take in its amazing views of the city that day. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Alex Shipp Alexandra later posted [...]
Naomi Campbell rocks a red nose while posing at the top of the Empire State Building on Tuesday afternoon (May 24) in New York City. The 44-year-old supermodel, who celebrated her birthday earlier in the week, donned the funny accessory in honor of Red Nose Day. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Naomi Campbell [...]
The Burj Kahlifa would proclaim itself "big brother" to such lesser tower as the Empire State Building The Burj Kahlifa in Dubai is the world's tallest tower and it also happens to be covered in the world's largest LED-illuminated facade,...Show More Summary
There is no question that the Empire State Building is New York’s handsomest skyscraper. The first five stories, with their gray facade, silver-framed windows and long rainlike lines in the stone, rise graceful and sheer from the street:...Show More Summary
As scores of tourists watched in stunned disbelief, TV stunt show star Jeb Corliss ripped off an old fat man disguise - and scaled the 10-foot security fence around the 86th-floor observation deck.
Last night, the New York Islanders won their first playoff series since 1993 thanks to a John Tavares series-clinching goal in double-overtime of Game 6 vs. the Florida Panthers. Not to be left out of the celebration, the Empire State Building showed their support for the Islanders by undergoing a color transformation.