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Kakalios comments on bridge collapse


School of Physics and Astronomy Professor Jim Kakalios was interviewed by the media about the I-35W bridge collapse and physics explanations of why so many people survived the calamity. The compression of the bridge supports and slow rush hour traffic speeds helped save people's lives.

Kakalios gave interviews to the Minneapolis Star and Tribune, WCCO television, ABC World News Tonight, and the NBC Nightly News.

Local stories were picked up by MSNBC, The Detroit Free Press, The Denver Post and many local newspapers around the country.

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