Jeffrey Brown talks with Paul Goldberger, architecture critic for The New Yorker and Professor at the Parsons New School of Design, about the architecture and construction of the memorial.
Ten years after the 9/11 attacks, the memorial at the site of the World Trade Center towers in lower Manhattan will be dedicated on Sunday and open to the public on Sept. 12, 2011. NOVA’s latest documentary, “Engineering Ground Zero,” … Continue reading
In the days that followed 9/11, musician and DJ Moby wrote about the experience of living just a mile from Ground Zero on his blog, which was one of the first by a musician at the time. It was an intimate and unique account, as well as one that got him into a little trouble and some bad press.
Time-lapse video of memorial construction from the National Park Foundation and EarthCam Ten years after the passengers and crew of United Flight 93 fought back against their hijackers, driving the airplane into the ground instead of the intended target in … Continue reading
Funeral procession following a suicide attack near a police station in the Lakki Marwat district of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, Pakistan. Photo by STR/AFP/Getty Images. Ten years after the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks on the United States, many Pakistanis still don’t … Continue reading
As the 10th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks draws closer, The PBS NewsHour and our public media colleagues have been seeking out your views on what’s changed in the United States over the past decade. Some of you have already … Continue reading
We will soon mark 10 years since the attacks of Sept. 11 shook the nation, and the world. Since 2001, The PBS NewsHour has covered many of the faces, places, effects and implications of the deadly terrorist strikes. For this … Continue reading
“For an instant, each tower left its imprint in the air, a phantom of pulverized concrete marking a place that then became a memory.” –William Langewiesche, “American Ground: Unbuilding the World Trade Center” To mark the ninth anniversary the Sept. … Continue reading
As 2009 winds down, NewsHour foreign affairs editor Michael Mosettig looks back at a defining moment of the decade. Friday, Sept. 7, 2001 | The NewsHour gained and broadcast an exclusive television interview with Mexico’s President Vicente Fox, who was … Continue reading