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Embarrassing Moments in Engineering Answered

Mental Floss compiles four great examples of not-so-great engineering feats and one dramatic fix. The Tacoma Narrows Bridge makes an appearance, of course, as well as three other detailed examples to learn from.

Mental Floss article
via Neatorama

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Doctor What
Doctor What

13 years ago

Wait, that bridge was in WA? I didn't know that!

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Spl1nt3rC3ll
Spl1nt3rC3ll

13 years ago

It's always weird to watch Galloping Gertie, seeing as I drive over both bridges frequently. Man, it seems like only yesterday when the second bridge was merely a rumor.

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Brennn10
Brennn10

13 years ago

That was a great read! Thanks!