september 11

11 Year Time-Lapse Follows Construction of One World Trade Center

11 Year Time-Lapse Follows Construction of One World Trade Center

The One World Observatory opened on May 28, 2015. Before that was a decade of contruction on what might be one of the most important buildings in our recent history. A sign that we will never forget, the One World Trade center stands tall over New York City. Watch as EarthCam’s time-lapse spans 11 years of construction in just two minutes. View Now
Man Builds 9/11 Memorial in His Front Yard

Man Builds 9/11 Memorial in His Front Yard

Like so many of us, Tim Jorgensen of Edgewood, Washington, watched helplessly on TV as American lives forever changed that devastating September day. Despite the years it took to plan and months of work, Jorgensen designed and built his own memorial in his front yard. View Now
Story Behind Touching World Trade Center Photo Will Give You Chills

Story Behind Touching World Trade Center Photo Will Give You Chills

Thirteen years ago our world was forever changed by the 9/11 Terrorist Attacks. Looking back, everyone can probably remember exactly where they were on that sad day. A photo that has recently surfaced online, from Jon Sakon, is getting a lot of attention. The photo, dated September 10, 2001, is of him and his family on their trip to New York City. They are standing atop the World Trade Center just a day before the devastating attacks. The photo is moving and the story will leave you with chills as Jon joined RTM via Skype. View Now
9-Year Time-Lapse of the Rise of One World Trade Center

9-Year Time-Lapse of the Rise of One World Trade Center

In honor of the 12th anniversary of 9/11, EarthCam released this inspiring time-lapse movie of the rebuilding of the World Trade Center. This video captures the development progress from October 2004 up to September 2013 using hundreds of thousands of high-definition images that were hand-edited for this movie. The transformation includes the installation of the spire that took the building to an impressive height of 1,776 feet.  View Now
Building 1 WTC

Building 1 WTC

In the wake of 9/11 and after the debris from the World Trade Center towers was cleared, a decision on what to do with the site had to be made. And thus, a new building called One World Trade Center was born. Ryan Bradley, senior editor at Fortune, gives us an inside look into the building.  View Now
Remembering 9/11: A Different Point Of View

Remembering 9/11: A Different Point Of View

It's been over a decade since the 9/11 attacks. Today, we are reminded of the 2,996 people who lost their lives and the sacrifices they made. This short animated film by Eusong Lee captures a different perspective of the infamous day.  View Now
Inside Top of World Trade Center Two Days Before Attack

Inside Top of World Trade Center Two Days Before Attack

Check out this video from inside the World Trade Center on September 9th, 2001 only two days before the deadly attacks on the United States. The guy who shot the video said everything was so calm as he had lunch with his wife at the "Windows on the World" restaurant in the North Tower.  View Now