"We know of no other example in rails, or of birds in general, that demonstrates this phenomenon so evidently.”
In 2014, a woman was wrongfully fired after filing a sexual harassment complaint.
Years after the Lac-Mégantic? disaster, the Canadian government is only just beginning to do the hard work of making sure that rail transportation of oil is safe.
A private company and a consortium of Chinese rail firms are planning a 185 mile track connecting greater Los Angeles to Vegas.
From Colorado to New Jersey to Baltimore, seven urgently-needed transit projects killed or maimed by Republican governors.
It looks like a bit like something out of 'The Road Warrior', only far sleeker and with no makeshift gun turrets.
First proposed in 1929 and again in 1951, but persistently hobbled by money woes and community opposition, the $4.5 billion Second Avenue Subway is now over half complete.
Fifty-four people in government and industry were blamed (the railway minister first among them) and new rules were implemented, but journalists in China are still on orders, a year on, not to discuss the crash.
On a trial run in northeastern China, the new Harbin-Dalian high-speed train flew through mountainous provinces at peak speeds of 300km/h, or 186mph. It made the 921 km trip from Harbin to Dalian in only four hours, a distance that’s roughly equivalent...
High speed rail is a beautiful thing — it’s low emissions, efficient, social, comfortable, and, of course, fast. It has my vote (hands down) for the most viable sustainable transportation solution for the <a href="http://utopianist.com/201...