As a child I was always interested in who and how was lifting big things. I mean really huge constructions. Say, how do they put bridges over rivers? Some that looked like they were put together right at the site did not raise any questions, but some looked as if they were assembled somewhere at […]
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September 11, 1916. Quebec Bridge (Canada) This is not the first destruction of the bridge. The first time tragedy occurred in 1907. 95 people dead (both for the tragedy)
Aug. 2 (Bloomberg) — The 40-year-old Minneapolis bridge that collapsed yesterday was being repaired when it buckled and dropped into the Mississippi River, killing four people and leaving at least 20 missing, officials said.“A bridge in America shouldn’t just fall down,” U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar, a Minnesota Democrat, said in a local news conference. “We […]
This happened at 19th of March, 2007 in Siberian city Noviy Urengoy. The gas pipeline 5 feet in diameter exploded.There was no mention of this event on Russian mass media. Some say that’s because of prohibition from GAZPROM, Russian gas monopolist. This photo was made from the distance of 7 miles from the actual explosion […]