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World Trade Center
Sept. 12, 2001

The 1,350-foot twin towers of the World Trade Center, circled in this satellite image, rise above the skyline of lower Manhattan. The architect designed the structures to withstand earthquakes and hurricane-force winds.

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World Trade Center
June 30, 2000

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Satellite images from the Pentagon