Elon Musk is applying his smarts now to transportation infrastructure – a topic sorely in need of some brilliance and out-of-the-box thinking. And it is hard to argue with his basic premise that his suggestion, something he calls Hyperloop, would be orders of magnitude cheaper than the currently planned rail link between LA and San Francisco. But is it logistically practical and are the technical conclusions his team has reached realistic? I don’t have an answer – that’s what I want to know!!
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