The Tragedy Of 9 / 11 Essay

956 Words Nov 30th, 2016 4 Pages
The United States, along with the rest of the world were left in disbelief and horror on the morning of Sept. 11, 2001. Everyone watched as the World Trade Center collapsed, the Pentagon burned and a field in Pennsylvania went up into flames. Many people say that this day stands as the largest terrorist attack on U.S. soil in history. Although many people believe that 9/11 was the outcome of terrorism, that didn 't stop alternative conspiracy theories and whispers of “an inside job” from flying into the media just days after this tragic incident. Some of the most well known theories have been discussed and debated by many skeptics in attempt to prove that the United States government was involved in the “terrorist” attacks.
One of the theories produced from the tragedy of 9/11 was a claim that jet fuel was unable to melt through the steel beams of the twin towers. Skeptics say that the two planes that smashed into the North and South towers of the World Trade Center complex in New York City, American Airlines Flight 11 and United Airlines Flight 175; would not have actually been able to produce enough heat to melt the steel beams that made up the skeletons of the twin towers. It was stated that no kerosene fire can burn hot enough to melt steel. The fuel in the jets simply doesn’t burn at a high enough temperature for the beams to collapse how they did. Because of this, many think that the actual cause of the collapse was possibly planned explosions or military grade…

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