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Cómo se contruyó el Canal de Panamá

Officialy opened in 1914, the Panama Canal connects the Atlantic and Pacific oceans, allows for safer passage for ships and reduced travel time, and it is considered one of the greatest works of engineering of the 20th century.

Click play to listen and learn more about its history and the human and financial costs involved in the construction of the renowned Canal de Panamá.