Tag: bridge

Whoa. Never heard of this bridge until now. Looks like it’s too late to go see though. This was theĀ Riverside Figueroa Bridge (also known as Historic Cultural Monument #908).

I always enjoy watching earthquake simulation machines go off. Here’s one in Reno that simulated a bunch of earthquakes, with the largest being 6.9. TheĀ fake half-bridge that was built on top of the moving platform survived catastrophic failure but still cracked in place.

Robert Moses’ plan to connect The Bronx, Queens, and Long Island. It would have ended up like the Tacoma-Narrows Bridge (which collapsed) without constant renovations and upgrades.