New York City’s skyline has changed dramatically in the past decade. One World Trade Centre, completed in 2014, became the city’s tallest building at 1,776 feet. Hudson Yards, the city’s new $US25 billion megadevelopment, has transformed Manhattan’s west side. New supertall skyscrapers have risen along the southern edge of Central […]
New York City’s new One World Trade Center cost $US4 billion and took eight years to build. I took a tour to see what the inside looks like four years after the first tenants moved in. In addition to 78 floors of office spaces with jaw-dropping views, the building has […]
Real estate experts thought the tenants of New York City’s new One World Trade Center would be “global Fortune 500 companies” and “guys in suits.” But instead, many of the building’s tenants are smaller technology, media, and creative firms, according to Jordan Barowitz, an executive at the Durst Organisation, which […]
Manhattan has changed greatly in the past 40...
The tallest building in every state ranges from an 11-story apartment building in Vermont to a 1,776-foot tower in New York. As a whole, the US has more tall buildings than any other country in the world. Those buildings are unevenly distributed through the country, with many concentrated in major […]
VIDEO: The last of the three One World Trade Center parachuters was sentenced August 31, for illegal BASE jumping and reckless endangerment.
Made of concrete and featuring tiny...
The new design for Two World Trade Center will...
VIDEO: Watch as artist Pat Vale draws the New York City skyline by hand for his art piece "Colossus."
VIDEO: This time-lapse video by Earth Cam shows the construction of One World Trade from October 2004 to Memorial Day 2015.
Thousands of New York City locals and tourists...
When the observatory opens atop the One World...
Skyscraper heights grow higher, and higher.
Nothing on the Twin Towers.
Stuck in the clouds.
Peeking above the clouds.