When the Akashi-Kaikyo Bridge was opened to traffic, it represented the fulfillment of Japan's centuries-old dream of linking its many islands. This episode of MODERN MARVELS surveys the making of the world's longest single-span suspension bridge, from preliminary plans to opening day, to the final test of its innovative design--surviving the 1995 Kobe earthquake.
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