See-Through Skyscraper

Hey, is this really a good idea? Make a skyscraper that’s invisible to low-flying planes? And then putting it at WTC7?
The See-Through Skyscraper – City Room – Metro – New York Times Blog

Once in a while, however, when the light and the angles are just right, a skyscraper can come close to vanishing.
That happened last Thursday, when the 52 floors of 7 World Trade Center faded into the cloud-flecked blue of a late summer afternoon. Its masonry neighbors (140 West Street and 90 West Street) stood out in contrast.

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