Foster Klug

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Nepal quake could have been much worse: Here's why

May 2, 2015

Nepal quake could have been much worse: Here's why

The structural engineer strides through Kathmandu’s old city, past buildings reduced to rubble, buildings whose facades are cracked in dozens of places, like the fractured shell of a hardboiled egg. But it’s the many buildings that made it unscathed through the earthquake that amaze ...