Newest Los Angeles Skyscraper Earthquake-proof

February 02, 2017 12:33 AM
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Building skyscrapers in earthquake-prone areas, such as the U.S. West Coast, may seem irresponsible, but thanks to recent advancements in construction engineering, Los Angeles will soon open a 73-story tall hotel capable of withstanding up to 8.3 magnitude earthquakes. VOA's George Putic has more.