Satellite photo of New York City on September 11th, 2001 - released in memorial by NASA. #NeverForget

A smoke plume rises from the Manhattan area after two planes crashed into the towers of the World Trade Center in New York City, Sept. 2001 (© NASA)- The Only American to not be on Earth during attacks.

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Today, as we reflect on the tragic events that took place 11 years ago, we wanted to share photos and stories you may have never seen or heard before Above photo credit: George Weld

Crash scene near Shanksville, PA, of United Airlines Flight 93 which was hijacked as part of the September 11 attacks in 2001.

United Airlines Flight 93 was hijacked by four al-Qaeda terrorists on September as part of the September 11 attacks. It crashed into a field near Shanksville, Pennsylvania, during an attempt by some of the passengers to regain control.

People Weekly Magazine Cover - September 11, 2001 (you were 15 months)

People Weekly Magazine Cover - September 2001 (you were 15 months)

9 11. Where were you when the world stopped turning.  Stocking Ritz in an L store in lansing

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The Northern Lights

NASA astronaut Mike Hopkins, Expedition 37 flight engineer, posted this photo of the northern lights from space on Oct. 2013 from his home on the International Space Station.