• Reading Levels 3 - 5

Is this the world’s greatest bridge?

It is one of California's most iconic structures. But getting it there was an immense challenge. In this video, Ted-Ed explores the construction of the Golden Gate Bridge – and digs into the engineering innovations that made the structure possible.

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