The Golden Gate Bridge is an unmistakable symbol of the United States, just like the Statue of Liberty and the Empire State Building. Representing optimism and possibility, this bridge is a unique blend of form, function, and design that connects the West with potential opportunities in the Pacific Ocean. Its beauty overlooks turbulent waters that bring strong storms to the region as well as its earthquake activity. With such extreme weather and seismic activity occurring nearby, scientists have determined that stiff bridges may be prone to fracturing or collapsing. What did you think? Please leave a comment in the section below and remember to share the video and sign up for our free newsletter!