Engineers test building retrofits, work to improve how structures survive shaking

Project by researchers at UC San Diego

SAN DIEGO - A 4-story building built to be destroyed came crashing down Saturday and a group of engineers working at UC San Diego is celebrating that collapse.

The project was to test just how much shaking would bring a structure down.

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