The T-Flight “flying train” concept from China is a mag-lev pod capable of traveling at up to four times the speed of sound.
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The Boring Company completed its first test of the elevator that will raise and lower automobiles so they can use the underground tunnels. Also, Consumer Reports is now satisfied with the automatic emergency braking system on the Model S and restored that car to its “best rated” category.
The week’s edition of the Gas2 Week in Review is all about experimentation— from electrode design to solar car cells and so much more.
Elon Musk is not backing off from his plan to build an advanced tunnel boring machine to drill holes in the earth’s crust. It began late last year when he announced the first tunnel had already begun in the parking lot of SpaceX headquarters. He suggested he could create tunnels 30 levels deep if need be […]
Researchers at Harvard University say they have created metallic hydrogen in the laboratory. If true, it could change everything we know about electricity, electronics, and space flight. But is it real?
A new fan inspired Tesla video blends the wisdom and voice of Carl Sagan with the incredible video of TSO Photography to make one of the best commercials ever, whether amateur or professional.
Hyperloop Transportation Technologies announced this week that it has licensed passive levitation technology for use in its Hyperloop prototype.
Nevada is rapidly becoming the new Silicon Valley. Tesla is building its gigantic Gigafactory in the desert north of Reno. Faraday Future has just announced it will invest $1 billion in a new, state-of-the-art manufacturing facility in North Las Vegas. Now comes word that North Las Vegas will also be home to a half-mile-long test […]
Hyperloop Technologies has hired a new CEO, Robert Lloyd, formerly of Cisco Systems. He says the technology is there and is just waiting to be perfected.
Engineering giant AECOM will lend its services to the realisation of Elon Musk’s dream of an immense “Hyperloop” network that could revolutionise long-distance high-speed transit on land, according to recent reports. Hyperloop Transportation Technologies (HTT) has announced that it has entered an agreement with AECOM for the contribution of its engineering services to the project in exchange for stock options in […]
Elon Musk told the world about his idea for the hyperloop transportation project, while insisting he didn’t have time to pursue such a fanciful idea. Maybe Musk is having second thoughts though, as his other pet project, SpaceX, has already announced it will be building a hyperloop test track near its Hawthorne, CA headquarters. But […]
A 5 mile long, 200 mph HyperLoop test track is set to begin construction somewhere between Los Angeles and San Francisco in central California.