September 11 2001

World Trade Center Anniversary

The New York Times

Reflections on the anniversary of the attacks on September 11, 2001.

Sunset on the World Trade Center

Sunset on the World Trade Center

Reflections on the World Trade Center.

The Worst of Times, The Best of Times

Follow-up correspondence to family and friends giving an update on the family's psychological state and the living conditions in Lower Manhattan.

The Horror, The Horror

First-hand account of the WTC attacks and subsequent evacuation from Lower Manhattan residence. A heavily forwarded e-mail that became the subject of an article in the Wall Street Journal a week later on the widespread use of the web to communicate the tragic news of the day.

World Trade Center 2001 & 2002

World Trade Center

Assorted camcorder frames and other stills of the World Trade Center, taken within blocks of my home in lower Manhattan, itself four blocks from Ground Zero. © Neil deGrasse Tyson

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