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Technology and 9/11: aircraft vs skyscrapers

September 8, 2011

Debbie Rudder
Sunday 11 September is the tenth anniversary of that horrendous and highly symbolic event, the ramming of two aircraft into skyscrapers in New York City and one into the Pentagon in Washington DC.

High, higher, highest: skyscrapers

September 22, 2010

Charles Pickett
Two recent happenings in New York City set me thinking about skyscrapers. One was a small controversy about the Empire State Building. The other was the anniversary of the September 2001 attacks on the World Trade Centre towers.