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The brooklyn bridge is one of the most famous pieces of architecture in new york city, perhaps only second to the empire state building. The brooklyn bridge, with its two neo-gothic towers and elaborate lacework of steel-wire cables, is one of the world's most iconic bridges. Explore some surprising facts about the iconic brooklyn bridge. [APSNIP--]