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Engineering Soft-Story Safety

Grades: 6-12
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Learn how structures with large open spaces on the ground floor—called soft-story buildings—are vulnerable to earthquakes but can be retrofitted to be ...

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NOVA: "Making Stuff Safer"

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Excerpted from NOVA: "Making Stuff Safer." Third party materials courtesy of Getty Images, John Van de Lindt, and University of California San Diego.


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