Students from Munich’s Technical University won Elon Musk’s SpaceX Hyperloop Pod competition. Teams from all over the world vied to see who could build the fastest pod train. Musk hopes his Hyperloop idea will one day revolutionize transportation.
Be it rail or road, plane or boat, there are four main types of transportation humans use to get around. To most traveling any other way seems like a vision from the future, but the future may only be a pod ride away.
A complaint, a promise, and then a photo? Celebrity inventor Elon Musk is slowly raising the curtain on an ambitious tunnel project, one that may have applications on Mars. But is it for real?
A futuristic passenger and freight transportation concept has moved closer to realization after Dubai inks deal with Hyperloop One. The network would propel pods through reduced-pressure tubes at near supersonic speeds.
The Czech city of Brno is considering a Hyperloop transport link with Bratislava in Slovakia, the first trans-border track to use the super-fast Hyperloop technology, the US company that hopes to build the line.
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