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The New Tilting Buildings
In the 60's we had our tilting buildings for earthquakes when there was extreme liquefaction. That's when the loose sand turned to soup. Many years of study and finally people understood not put buildings on loose sand. No tilting buildings for decades. Just a lot of pancaking. Then that was fixed by putting a bit more steel in the concrete. Now we have the new tilting buildings. One of my