Incredible views atop the Mighty Mac
“It’s like a submarine, where you have a lot of openings you have to go through ... diameter cables of the world’s fifth-largest suspension bridge stretch in an elegant curve towards Mackinaw City. Look down if you dare at the glorious point ...
'You can see forever' from the top of Michigan's Mighty Mac Bridge
The Mackinac Bridge is ... a climb. As many as 800 nonprofit groups around the state apply yearly. Some visitors embrace the heights, reveling in their king-of-the-world moment. Others are more cautious. “I’ve taken a couple of people, they pop their ...
Golden Gate Bridge to Become Suicide-Proof With $76 Million Steel Net
In a unanimous vote on Friday, it was decided by members of the Golden Gate ... the people who jumped off the bridge. But the good thing, with this vote today, we can vote in their memory. . . . We will save many lives who have followed in their footsteps ...
Past the Fear of the Unknown
holding the hands of terrified people who’d made it all the way up the dune hill stairs, across the unstable-looking bridge and to the platform with me. Having made it that far, they were terrified at the thought of jumping off the platform.
A Simple Fix to the Golden Gate Bridge Would Save Hundreds of Lives
Because no one saw him jump, the coroner’s report made no mention of suicide, even though an investigator told me the pattern of injuries and circumstances suggested “he most likely jumped off the bridge ... many—at least 1,129 people—have ...