Date Archives 2009

USS New York

I recently went to visit the USS New York while it was docked here at Pier 88 right next to the Intrepid this past week. The weather really did cooperate all week, topping out at 70 degrees, and the tour of the Navy’s newest warship was also completely free! While I was walking through the ship the crew of the USS New York acted as tour guides and did a very good job at it too. There is a ton of information on the USS New York from all over the web…. Read More

Night Shuttle Launch – Spectacular!

I missed the Space Shuttle launch this weekend, on Saturday 8/29/09, to be exact. At least NASA posts the launches and as this was a night launch, it must have been spectacular. Hard to believe the Shuttles are 25 years old! Watching a Shuttle Launch is something I plan on doing before the fleet is retired. You can find the NASA YouTube Channel here and NASA runs one of the oldest and best websites that can be used by Students and Teachers as a learning tool at

World Trade Center Site

Hope everyone had a great weekend and is enjoying the summer.  I put together a quick video walking around the World Trade Center site. I actually have a ton of footage that needs to be sorted through. A project I will save and post around the anniversary of 9/11. Just showing some of the progress (or lack of) being made at the WTC site.