high speed rail
- Hi All,
Thought this might interest some of you:
"U.S. high-speed rail 'myths' debunked"
Of course, Interstate rail circumvents the problems with
"Trains can't turn corners as tightly as rubber-wheeled vehicles, and they need gentler grades than trucks or cars to maintain speed. This means that in hilly or mountainous areas, building a rail line may require more earthmoving, including tunneling, than building a highway."
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