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 [...]
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
AFTER weathering one of the coldest winters on record, New Yorkers are now facing a new threat: sheets of frozen snow and "ice daggers" falling from skyscrapers. Streets around One World Trade Center, the tallest building in the US,Show More Summary
Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (WMT) is set to report FQ4 2013 earnings before the market opens on Thursday, February 20th. Wal-Mart is the the world’s favorite one stop discount shopping center and the second largest publicly traded corporation according to the Fortune 500 list. Show More Summary
Condé Nast’s official World Trade Center move-in date looms nearer: Well, it's in January 2015, but a lot of preparations need to be made, obviously. WWD reports that in an internal memo sent to staff, CEO Chuck Townsend outlined what to expect in the new building. And if you believe... More »
On a particularly cold, sunny day recently, thousands arriving in Lower Manhattan were forced to reroute their commute—because huge slivers of ice were cracking off of the One World Trade Center and plunging hundreds of feet down onto the street. And the WTC isn't alone. Read more...
One World Trade Center may not be open yet, but its spire will be lit up every night until Sunday as a celebration of Super Bowl XLVIII. The spire's energy-efficient LED lights will alternate between Denver Bronco orange and Seattle Seahawk green until a winner
If you’ve ever taken a lunchtime stroll in Lower Manhattan, you’ve seen them: Sightseers (and locals, too) with their eyes raised skyward, watching the construction of One World Trade Center. Annoying to some, but revealing to photographer Keith Goldstein — whose photo essay Looking On captures the craning. More »
It's been a long and arduous road, but the construction of One World Trade Center is finally headed for the home stretch. The tower is scheduled to open some time in 2014, but CNNMoney recently got a peek inside. Read on to see some snaps from their tour and
If you've ever taken a lunchtime stroll in Lower Manhattan, you've seen them: Swarms of sightseers with their eyes raised skyward, gawking at One World Trade Center. Annoying to some, but revealing to photographer Keith Goldstein—whose photo essay Looking On captures the craning. Read more...
A photo series called "Looking Up" documents the crowds of people who've gazed upward during the building of One World Trade Center. Warning: tugged heartstring ahead. Every day, thousands of tourists take snapshots of the World Trade...Show More Summary
New York mag archcritic Justin Davidson tours NYC's One World Trade Center and the neighboring transportation hub, concluding that the "complex exudes geometric cool." "Is it the architecturally great vision for the future city? No, I don't think so," he...
One World Trade Center, New York’s new skyscraper, earned the title of America's tallest building Tuesday. Slated to open in 2014, the new structure... Read more: World's Tallest Building, International Destinations, 1 Wtc, u.s. Destinations,...Show More Summary
Occam’s Razor states that among competing hypotheses, the hypothesis with the fewest assumptions should be selected. In layman’s terms, the simplest explanation is usually the correct one. But I guess it was only a matter of time before someone started attributing eerie things to the World Trade Center site, the place of one of the […]
An eerie howl has been heard throughout parts of NYC and it’s keeping residents spooked and wide awake. At 3:15 a.m., a Tribeca resident recorded what he heard outside of his home. Puzzled, residents have reported...
Post by Kiri Blakeley. The horrific terrorist attack on the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001 is one that the world will never forget. Especially New Yorkers. Even those of us who didn't see the planes hit lived with the aftermath...Show More Summary
Gawker says some residents in the neighborhood, the World Trade Center emits a spooky wailing sound when it’s windy. “I live a couple of blocks from the tower, and first heard this very eerie sound during Hurricane Sandy last year,” writes Kenny Cummings. “I’ve heard it only once afterwards, sometime last winter. I assumed once the […]