World Trade Center

432 Park Avenue

432 Park Avenue is an new iconic structure rising at the corner of 56th Street in midtown Manhattan (thanks to Darrell for bringing it to my attention). When completed in 2015 it will be the tallest residential tower in the Western hemisphere and the second tallest building in New York… Read More »432 Park Avenue

IX XI

Tyrone Sandalphon posted the following comment on my Hexagons post: I could not help but notice the empty space left at Ground Zero during the “clean up” of the world trade centre in 2002. On a huge electric billboard facing the site, were the Roman numerals for 9 11 written… Read More »IX XI

Foundation Stone

I just received the Temple at the Center of Time by David Flynn. Although I haven’t read the book yet, I flipped through it and came across a map showing the distance from the Dome of the Rock in Jerusalem to the Kaaba in Mecca measures 666 nautical miles. It… Read More »Foundation Stone

Stars of Lower Manhattan

Orion is perhaps the most recognizable constellation in the heavens: Image courtesy Stellarium open source software Orion is known as the Hunter in the West. The ancient Egyptians identified this constellation as Osiris. As you can see Goliath is depicted below as another Orion. I wrote about this giant and… Read More »Stars of Lower Manhattan

World Trade Center

The new World Trade Center is loaded with secrets in plain sight. My previous post was on the Freedom Tower which is WTC 1 in the following site plan: Image courtesy MesserWoland under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 3.0 Unported license. Here’s a brief accounting of the WTC towers: Yes, the sum of… Read More »World Trade Center

Freedom Tower

Freedom Tower is the colloquial name for the One World Trade Center building which is currently under construction and scheduled to be completed ’round about Dec 21, 2012. Governor of New York George Pataki stated in 2003 that, “The Freedom Tower isn’t going to be One World Trade Center, it’s going… Read More »Freedom Tower