1 WTC

One World Trade Center (WTC) is the replacement of the original six-building complex of the World Trade Center that crumbled after two successive passenger planes flew into the tower on Sept. 11, 2001. One WTC was recently named the tallest building in the United States.

The building, also called Freedom Tower, emits an eerie, high-pitched sound in wind storms, which can be heard by pedestrians on the lower side of Manhattan.

Here’s 1 WTC emitting a sustained high-pitched hum in the wind:

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Here’s 1 WTC emitting a louder wail during a rain storm with moderate winds in January 2013:

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Here’s 1 WTC wailing during Superstorm Sandy:

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H/t The Blaze

~Eowyn

Dr. Eowyn is the Editor of Fellowship of the Minds.