Lady Liberty Goes High-Tech

Lady Liberty Goes High-Tech

The Statue of Liberty got some high-tech gifts for her 125th birthday. Webcams have been installed in her torch so the masses can huddle over their laptops and enjoy the view. Yearning to see free?  Click here.


“New Americans Sworn in for Lady Liberty’s Birthday,” Karen Matthews, AP via ABC News

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One Response to “Lady Liberty Goes High-Tech”

  1. Mike Licht Says:


    “Enlightening the World: The Statue of Liberty,” Britannica Blog

    “A Very Happy Birthday to a Very Special Lady,” Mary Karmelek, Anecdotes From the Archives

    Engineering and assembly methods, from a 1886 issue of Scientific American.

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