'Super Wood' Could Replace Steel, Engineers Say"This new way to treat wood makes it 12 times stronger than natural wood and 10 times tougher," the University of Maryland's Liangbing Hu said in a press release.
CBS2 Investigation Finds 124 California Courthouses Likely To Partially Collapse In An EarthquakeFor a complete list of the 124 courthouses across the state that are likely to partially collapse in an earthquake, click here.
Driver Cheats Death After Steel Pipe Crashes Through Windshield On Highway 99A Southland man was feeling more than lucky on Wednesday after what authorities said should have been a fatal accident.
WTC Steel Beam Arrives In Beverly Hills For 9/11 Memorial SiteThe roughly 30-foot, 1,900-pound beam was acquired by firefighters who approached the New York City-based committee in charge of relics from the Lower Manhattan site.
OC Firefighters Receive Steel Beam From World Trade Center A 1,400-pound square piece of a steel beam from World Trade Center 1 arrived on Tuesday at the Orange County Fire Authority to honor those who gave their lives on 9/11.
USC Gets Record $200M, Unrestricted DonationThe University of Southern California is getting a record $200 million unrestricted donation from a steel company chairman and his wife.