It's hard to believe that it has
been nine years since the 9/11 terrorist attacks. I
still remember the day so vividly. I'm sure you
also remember where you were and what you were doing.
The attacks had a profound and lasting effect on all of
It is important to preserve our memories
of 9/11, as painful as they may be. Otherwise, future
generations may not understand the significance of the
events. The September 11 Digital Archive is
dedicated to preserving the history of Sept. 11. You'll
find firsthand stories and photos.
Once you've explored the collection,
leave your story. You can upload images or documents.
Or, simply state your recollections and how the day
changed you. You'll also want to visit the
National September 11 Memorial and Museum. You'll find
professional and amateur video footage and photographs.
The site also places photos alongside
current Google Street View photos. Of course, there are
also memorials to victims of the attacks. It is
easy to focus on the terrorists who carried out these
attacks. And they are certainly worthy of our anger.
But, for most of us, it isn't so easy to
put faces to the victims. Project 2,996 will change
that. It has asked bloggers to help remember the
victims. Bloggers are creating tributes to those
who lost their lives. You'll be able to learn more about
the victims of 9/11.
Finally, memorialize those who lost their
lives. Download Microsoft's 3-D American flag screen
saver. It is easy to install and use. You may decide to
make this free screen saver your default.
Many of these sites contain horrific
images. You will be shocked and outraged all over again.
Young children won't understand what they're seeing. So,
make sure you view these sites with them.
September 11 Digital Archive -
National Sept. 11 Memorial and Museum
Project 2,996 -
Microsoft's 3-D American flag screen
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