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Why does the leaning Tower of Pisa lean?

The Leaning Tower of Pisa is a famous bell tower at Pisa, Italy.  The tower tips so far to one side that it looks as though it would fall over.  But it has been leaning for over 600 years! Why does it lean?  Of course, it wasn’t supposed to lean when it was built.  Yet …

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