Friday, November 1, 2019

13-year-old Girl Designs Train Better Than The Hyperloop

Someone get this kid some funding please.

Crouchley's idea, which just won second place in the annual 3M Young Scientist Challenge, is to build pneumatic tubes next to existing train tracks. This system would utilize current train tracks, thereby cutting infrastructure costs and, Crouchley says, eradicating the potential safety risk posed by propelling passengers in a vacuum.