The plan to build the Frank Gehry-designed World Trade Center Performing Arts Center is looking bleak. The project currently has less than half of the funds it needs for construction, and there has been speculation over whether Gehry is even involved with
Situated at the top of One World Trade Center, Windows on the World was a restaurant-bar-entertainment venue that was beloved by just about everyone until the tower’s tragic destruction. Its resident cellar master was the equally beloved Kevin Zraly, and … Continue reading ?
Polaroids of Jean-Michael Basquiat, a black marker sketch of James Dean and a gelatin silver print of the Statue of Liberty and World Trade Center (circa 1982) are among the Andy Warhol works being offered for sale by Christie's this month. Show More Summary
When an astonishing Gigapan image shot atop the Freedom Tower at One World Trade Center hit the Internet recently, few probably realized the massive undertaking that was required to capture this suddenly iconic image. In a remarkable making-of video Time's Senior Editor of Photo & Interactive, Jonathan D. Woods explains how it started with sketches on bar napkins. Learn more
When you build a skyscraper using steel beams you build it using crossbeams. When these buildings come down, there is a high chance some of those crossbeams will remain standing. When two planes took down the World Trade Center towers...Show More Summary
A father and son team that purchased an empty parking garage just south of the World Trade Center has put the site on the market for $260 million, five times what they paid for it just three years... To view the full story, click the title link.
Photo via Apartment Therapy · Kelsey Grammer's Gold Coast Boss crashpad sells for $3.5M. · A chopped-up 1960s home gets modernized. · The 10 best lines from Time's World Trade Center mega-story. · Hanging hotel: Camp in a trunk-friendly...
Atheists groups have been calling for the exclusion of the object known as the "Ground Zero Cross" or the "World Trade Center Cross" from the National September 11 Museum since 2011, objecting to the display of a consecrated religious object on government-owned land. Show More Summary
As part of TIME’s interactive article on One World Trade Center in New York City, the magazine partnered with GigaPan to create a 360-degree photo panorama from the top of the building. Photographing from high atop the building—1,776 feet above Manhattan—was no easy task. TIME has released a making-of video that shows how they did [...]
New York, NY—With the capping off of the symbolic tower that replaced the World Trade Center I thought I’d show you the latest TSA folly. It’s in the picture above. No matter how you analyze the September 11, 2001 terror attack on America it was the result of FAA’s fear of armed pilots and off duty cops. Show More Summary
The tragic events of September 11, 2001 have taken an enormous toll on so many people across the country and around the world. New Yorkers are reminded everyday of the tragedy when they look south and don’t see the Twin Towers that so definitively graced the Manhattan skyline. Even 13 years later, one can’t help [...]
TIME Magazine has posted a ridiculously cool interactive panorama photo taken from above the World Trade Center. Using your cursor and the on-screen controls, you can spin around in all directions and zoom in on midtown, Brooklyn, New Jersey, even the Statue of Liberty. Show More Summary
Back in October we learned that the long-awaited THE LEGEND OF CONAN had found its writer in Andrea Berloff who is best known for scripting WORLD TRADE CENTER and most recently adapted the French action film SLEEPLESS NIGHT for Warner Bros. Show More Summary
The New York Times took a look at the first platform to open in Santiago Calatrava's delayed and over budget World Trade Center Transportation Hub, and found it looking "cheap," due to "clunky fixtures and some rough workmanship." A colleague...
NEW YORK (AP) — A new interactive photo taken from the spire of the nearly completed World Trade Center tower offers stunning 360-degree views that can be zoomed in and out.
The interactive 360-degree panoramic view to go along with Josh Sanburn‘s Time article about One World Trade Center is spectacular. In addition to the usual scrolling and zooming, readers can also consider ordering one of two $24.99Show More Summary
To herald its website redesign, Time has a dazzling (and dizzying) photograph from the top of One World Trade Center, which is also the print edition's cover spread. [ more › ]
Later today, lawyers for American Atheists will appear before the Second Circuit Court of Appeals to make one last bid to stop the National September 11 Memorial & Museum from including a Christian cross display. Their main argument is that the cross isn’t part of 9/11 history. Show More Summary
NY and NJ commuters welcomed an elegant new PATH train platform last week - the first one of its kind to open at the World Trade Center Transportation Hub in downtown Manhattan. Called Platform A, the bright, white terminal services travelers going to and
Perhaps more than any two contemporary issues, climate change and terrorism have captured the attention of global audiences. High profile attacks, including coordinated bombings in Mumbai in 2008 and against the World Trade Center in 2001, have redefined the priorities and strategic calculus of the world's strongest militaries. Show More Summary