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This is what it looks like when a building implodes

Look familiar?


http://youtu.be/kWnN9KGCIic

Read about the incredible engineering that went into this feat.

Taking down the building posed an engineering challenge because of the tower's proximity to the library and several other campus structures. The demolition contractor placed the specially timed charges so the building would lean and keep the 12,500 tons of concrete rubble and steel away from the other buildings.

http://www.sfgate.com/bayarea/article/Warren-Hall-at-Cal-Sta...