The Sinking of the Lusitania Artist Depiction of the Lusitania Sinking Passenger ships had continued to ply their trade between Britain and the United States since the start of the war. One such vessel was the Lusitania, which had made...Show More Summary
What was it like to watch Disneyland’s fanciful structures, Las Vegas’ Luxor hotel, or One World Trade Center go from their first girders to their completed stated? These timelapse videos follow days and weeks of construction, letting us watch buildings appear in a matter of minutes. Read more...
The Tennessee Titans surprised a lot of people in the first round of the NFL Draft when they didn't trade away the No. 2 pick and instead used it to take the one player a lot of people thought they didn't want, Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota. Show More Summary
Recent decades have witnessed a dramatic shift in the nature of world trade brought about by the unbundling of international production. One implication is that lobbying by a nation’s firms can be partly influenced by a desired to protect their production facilities abroad. Show More Summary
When the observatory opens atop the One World Trade Center on May 29, visitors will be able to take an elevator ride that shows them an animated timelapse of New York City's construction — and it even offers a brief glimpse at the original Twin Towers. Show More Summary
Shares in Bosideng International Holdings, one of the world’s largest producers of down jackets, gained as much as 14% in Hong Kong early this afternoon after the company said Japan trading house Itochu and China’s CITIC Securities would buy a minority stake for the equivalent of $200 million. The two would [...]
By Douwe Miedema WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The notion that one man trading from his parents' house in a working class London suburb had a material role in the 2010 Wall Street flash crash has aroused increasing skepticism from investors and traders since charges were brought on Tuesday. Show More Summary
Now that One World Trade Center will be opening to the public in late May this year, they have shown some of the new additions. When it opens, this is what the visitors will see on the ride up, and it amazing!
The beefy Liquid X2 Android smartphone, Liquid Leap fitness trackers and new lineup of tablets and laptops were the highlights of Acer's big spring event on Thursday, but tucked away in one corner of its showroom atop 4 World Trade Center...Show More Summary
Tourists and locals alike have a hard time resisting the bird's-eye view a skyscraper observatory affords. But in lower Manhattan, where the World Trade Center towers once stood, views from on high will forever be tinged with mixed emotions.The...Show More Summary
Global trade deals are kind of arcane stuff. Diplomats spend years or decades negotiating them, in an endless series of meetings around the world. Not only do all the i’s need to be dotted and t’s crossed, but every a, an, and, if, then, and but needs to be reviewed, revised, discussed, and agreed upon ten times over. It’s a … [More]
On May 29, 1 World Trade Center’s One World Observatory will be opening to the masses. To entertain (and educate) those riding up to the top of the 102 story building, the elevator’s walls will display a panoramic time-lapse of Manhattan’s...Show More Summary
At One World Observatory, which will open to the public atop 1 World Trade Center this May, even the elevator ride gives you a history lesson. During the ride, a video shows a time lapse of the New York City skyline starting in the 1500s and rapidly moving to the present. [ Related: CNN Producers Arrested For [...]
Riding to the top observation deck of 1 World Trade Center opening next month, visitors will be treated to a dizzying view of the city below, but not the one...
Amazing Timelapse: NYC from 1500 to Today In less than a month (May 29, 2015), NYC will see the opening the One World Observatory. The 104 Floor, Daniel Libeskind designed new World Trade Center is now home to Conde Nast amongst many other notable NYC tenants. Show More Summary
A ride in one of the special elevators up to the observatory in One World Trade Center will provide more than a lift. Passengers will witness 515 years of time-lapsed Manhattan history during the 47-second ride up to the 102nd floor....Show More Summary
The 47 second ride to the top of New York’s One World Trade Center will be augmented by video walls, which display the evolution of the Big Apple as you rise to the 102nd floor – including a glimpse at one of the lost Twin Towers.
When the observatory at One World Trade Center opens next month, visitors will be treated to not just a 360-degree view of the Big Apple, but also a brisk -- and breathtaking -- elevator ride down up memory lane. As The New York Times...Show More Summary
The new one World Trade Center will finally open up to the public on May 29, and a limited number of tickets to visit its One World Observatory are now on sale through their website. For $32, you can ride in one of 5 “sky pods” to the...Show More Summary
Beautiful. Breathtaking. Tragic. Saddening. Historic. The new One World Trade Center’s observatory has elevators that display a 515-year visual timeline of New York City’s skyline and it’s an incredible view. Like if you were in a glass elevator and watching history unfold right before your eyes. Read more...