The science of a bridge collapse

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This book discusses the science behind bridge collapses and their effects. The chapters examine historical bridge collapses, explain how bridges are designed and built, and show how scientists and engineers are working to prevent future collapses. Diagrams, charts, and photos provide opportunities to evaluate and understand the scientific concepts involved.
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display_description The environment is subjected to many natural and manmade disasters, from devastating hurricanes to explosive volcanoes to destructive oil spills. Look inside this book to learn about the science behind bridge collapses, including why it happens, what its effects are, and how scientists are working to predict or prevent it.
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series 21st century skills library. Disaster science, Disaster Science
series_with_volume 21st century skills library.Disaster science
subject_facet Bridges -- Accidents, Structural failures
title_display The science of a bridge collapse
title_full The science of a bridge collapse / Nikole Brooks Bethea
title_short The science of a bridge collapse
topic_facet Accidents, Bridges, Structural failures