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  • Marc McCole
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Why this matters

Marc McCole
Marc McCole Campaign leader

the pursuit of innovation makes it worth pausing [on the high-speed plan] to examine this solution.

Elon Musk Unveils Plans for Hyperloop High-Speed Train

Bits Blog
Never let it be said that Elon Musk, a serial entrepreneur who was a co-founder of PayPal and the electric car company Tesla Motors, is afraid to think big. Mr. Musk on Monday harked back to the days of the late-1990s tech bubble — when no idea seemed too big or too expensive — by showing off plans for a project that seems the stuff of science…Read More
Rohan Dang
Rohan Dang Campaign leader

Original Hyperloop Proposal

Hyperloop | Blog | Tesla Motors

When the California “high speed” rail was approved, I was quite disappointed, as I know many others were too. How could it be that the home of Silicon Valley and JPL – doing incredible things like indexing all the world’s knowledge and putting rovers on Mars – would build a bullet train that is both one of the most expensive per mile and one of…Read More
Marc McCole
Marc McCole Campaign leader

want to impress your friends with a fine dinner-table diatribe on the hyperloop? there's a medium post for that.

Explaining the Hyperloop, in Basic Terms

Earlier today, PayPal co-founder and Tesla CEO Elon Musk unveiled his plans for the Hyperloop, a transportation system that he claims will be able to get people from Los Angeles to San Francisco in under 30 minutes. There is a lot of complicated physics, fluid dynamics and computational transportation science involved in the particulars of the…Read More
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