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The Brian Lehrer Show

The View from the Top of One World Trade

Thursday, March 06, 2014

Time Magazine was given exclusive access to be the first to photograph from the top of One World Trade. Hear about the technology behind the project and what it was like to see the city from the tallest building in the West.

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The Brian Lehrer Show

Master Planner Daniel Libeskind

Tuesday, May 14, 2013

Architect Daniel Libeskind, talks about the spire of One World Trade Center reaching the symbolic height of 1776 feet, one part of his Master Plan for the site.

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Transportation Nation

The World Trade Center Rises: View From the Top and a Trip to the Sandwich Shop

Tuesday, October 19, 2010

Infrastructure geeks, don't miss these gorgeous and moving photos by our colleague, Stephen Nessen.

Stephen's been up in the Freedom Tower as recently as last week.

WNYC began visiting the World Trade Center site in April 2010 and continues to document the construction of One World Trade Center, the 9/11 Memorial, the transportation hub and the people working on the site.

Check here to see the latest photos from the work site.

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WNYC News

Watching the Freedom Tower Rise

Monday, August 16, 2010

First, let me say I'm having a hard time letting go of the moniker "Freedom tower," even though I know the replacement for the Twin Towers' new name is "One World Trade."   I was there when it was named, and I'll be there, I hope, when the 1776-foot tall tower is complete.

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Studio 360

Commentary: Freedom Tower

Saturday, July 16, 2005

Kurt Andersen explains how a great design for a skyscraper at Ground Zero suffered death by committee.

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Studio 360

Irving, Meshell, Freedom Tower

Saturday, July 16, 2005

This week, one of America’s great writers joins Kurt Andersen in Studio 360. John Irving’s new novel is called Until I Find You. It follows a boy, then a man, named Jack Burns as he searches the world for an absent father. Irving tells Kurt about his own missing father, ...

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