CNHI Special Projects

CNHI Special Projects
  • TV specials revisit Titanic's final moments

    From dramas to docs, the Titanic centennial won't escape TV's notice. On special programming, viewers will be welcomed aboard the doomed luxury vessel, hear stories of its passengers and crew, and explore the legacy of its tragic end.

    April 5, 2012 1 Slideshow 2 Stories

  • titanic_MM7985_rmst_Eng_007.jpg SLIDESHOW: New high-res images of Titanic wreckage New optical mosaics of the Titanic wreckage combine hundreds of high-resolution images captured on a 2010 expedition. They are featured in the April 2012 edition of National Geographic magazine.

    April 5, 2012

  • titanic-legacy3.jpg Titanic's sinking began world's fascination with disasters

    Epic disasters — the anguished cries, the stories of heroism — are the central narratives of our age, both enthralling and horrifying. And our obsession began a century ago, unfolding in just 160 terrifying minutes, on a supposedly unsinkable ship, as more than 1,500 souls slipped into the icy waters of the North Atlantic. And the band played on.

    April 4, 2012 3 Photos 1 Story

  • debris5.jpg Complete map of Titanic debris field provides new clues

    Researchers have pieced together what's believed to be the first comprehensive map of the entire 3-by-5-mile Titanic debris field and hope it will provide new clues about what exactly happened the night 100 years ago when the superliner hit an iceberg, plunged to the bottom of the North Atlantic and became a legend.

    April 4, 2012 5 Photos 1 Story

  • animation.jpg VIDEO: Animated reconstruction of Titanic sinking

    On April 15, 1912, the Titanic was on its maiden voyage from the U.K. to New York when it struck an iceberg and sank to the bottom of the Atlantic. A detailed map of the wreckage created by combining by 130,000 images captured by unmanned submarines during an expedition in 2010 suggests that while the bow glided nose-first to the bottom of the ocean, the stern picked up speed as it corkscrewed to the bottom of the ocean. 

    April 4, 2012 1 Photo

  • sept11_good.jpg Charities, nonprofits stand behind 9/11 families

    From the ashes of 9/11 rose charities and programs devoted to helping victims most closely affected by the terrorist attacks.

    September 14, 2011 1 Photo 10 Stories

  • 911-flag.jpg Tornado survivors sew last stitches into 9/11 flag

    The last stitches were hand-sewn into the National 9/11 Flag Sunday by first responders and survivors of the nation's deadliest tornado in five decades.

    September 12, 2011 1 Photo 1 Slideshow 6 Stories

  • Pent, benches.jpg Pentagon memorial pays tribute to 184 lives lost in 9/11 attack

    The 184 lives lost on the sunset side of the Pentagon a decade ago have not been forgotten amid the vast after-effects.

    September 11, 2011 4 Photos 1 Slideshow 5 Stories 1 Video

  • VIDEO: Flight 93 National Memorial dedication

    The Tribune-Democrat takes you through the proceedings at the Flight 93 National Memorial dedication on Sept. 10, 2011. Former Presidents George W. Bush and Bill Clinton gave impassioned speeches; singer/songwriter Sarah McLachlan performed her hits, "In The Arms Of The Angel" and "I Will Remember You", in tribute to the 40 heroic passengers of United Airlines Flight 93.

    September 11, 2011

  • NYC, busy at WFC site.jpg Ten years removed, 9/11 attack on NYC remains on minds of many

    A decade later, images from Sept. 11, 2001, remain vivid in the minds of most Americans. Plane crashes. Collapsing skyscrapers. Staggering people covered in dust. Horror. Shock. Confusion. Fear. Heroism.

    September 9, 2011 23 Photos 1 Video