The Discovery Files
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An upbeat, entertaining look at the latest advances in science and engineering. Often fun and always fascinating, each episode covers a project funded by NSF -- federally sponsored research, brought to you by you!
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"Bridging Data" -- The Discovery Files
5 days ago
Georgia State University researchers have found a potential safeguard against dangerous wobbling of pedestrian bridges. The key factors: biomechanically inspired models of pedestrian response to bridge motion and a mathematical formula to estimate the critical crowd size at which bridge wobbling begins.