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6 Construction Failures, and What We Learned From Them

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Published on Jan 29, 2017

Things can go wrong in scientific experiments sometimes, but when it comes to engineering, getting things wrong can be disastrous.

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Sources:
Tay Bridge:
http://taybridgedisaster.co.uk
https://goo.gl/QYQaOe
https://goo.gl/0Mn8fN
https://goo.gl/B8jTeI
http://www.technologystudent.com/stru...
http://www.icevirtuallibrary.com/doi/...
http://www.victorianweb.org/technolog...
https://goo.gl/Pu7uFG
https://goo.gl/ZlGH6f
Quebec Bridge:
https://goo.gl/m77NM7
https://goo.gl/pz1CDS
https://goo.gl/hnlDRD
https://goo.gl/kRii8L
https://goo.gl/y7kWCG
https://goo.gl/CtQ5D9
https://www.researchgate.net/figure/2...
Tacoma Narrows Bridge:
https://www.wsdot.wa.gov/TNBhistory/s...
https://goo.gl/3wLmZi
https://www.wsdot.wa.gov/TNBhistory/M...
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6ai2Q...
http://motherboard.vice.com/read/the-...
http://www.ketchum.org/billah/Billah-...
https://arxiv.org/pdf/1109.6640.pdf
http://www.math.harvard.edu/archive/2...
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http://www.lib.washington.edu/special...
https://www.aapt.org/Store/upload/tac...
http://aapt.scitation.org/doi/full/10...
https://goo.gl/Pf1Qno
http://www.nycroads.com/crossings/bro...
Hyatt Regency:
http://fire.nist.gov/bfrlpubs/build82...
http://fire.nist.gov/bfrlpubs/build82...
https://goo.gl/awaOvV
https://goo.gl/lZGTH5
http://skywalk.kansascity.com/article...
https://books.google.com/books?id=pp3...
http://www.thinkreliability.com/case_...
Citicorp Tower:
http://www.slate.com/blogs/the_eye/20...
http://www.theaiatrust.com/whitepaper...
http://www.newyorker.com/magazine/199...
http://people.duke.edu/~hpgavin/cee42...
Millennium Bridge:
http://www.ingenia.org.uk/Ingenia/Art...
https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases...
https://static.squarespace.com/static...
http://www2.eng.cam.ac.uk/~den/ICSV9_...
http://www.taylordevices.com/papers/d...

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https://goo.gl/IOlt2k
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https://goo.gl/ZFgMsf
Tacoma Narrows Bridge destruction.ogg
https://goo.gl/TWm1b5
https://goo.gl/kBb0vh
https://goo.gl/GPZWVH
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