Solar canopy transforms old railway bridge into London's newest landmark
February 5, 2014, 7:30 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Five years in the making, Londoners can finally welcome a massive solar roof installed above a newly redeveloped railway station that spans the River Thames atop a Victorian-era bridge.
'No Pants Subway Ride': It's fun, but is it healthy?
January 13, 2014, 10:23 a.m. by Rachael Rettner, LiveScience
It's no less healthy than riding the subway in shorts.
How safe is train travel?
December 3, 2013, 12:57 p.m. by Marc Lallanilla, LiveScience
Traveling by rail is safe for many, and will become safer as positive train control upgrades are implemented.
How a climate scientist helped save New York's subway from Sandy
October 29, 2013, 10:08 a.m. by Tanya Lewis, LiveScience
By heeding Klaus Jacob's call to develop strategies to minimize the impact of flooding, the MTA prevented a longer subway closure and saved billions of dollars.
Elon Musk unveils the plans for the superfast hyperloop rail system
August 13, 2013, 10:09 a.m. by Mike Wall, SPACE.com
The busy billionaire won't devote much energy the project, but hopes to get a subscale demonstration model off the ground soon.
Millennial Trains Project: This isn't your father's road trip
July 18, 2013, 4:15 p.m. by Gerri Miller
It's a fast-paced cross-country journey in the name of social change.
Elon Musk: Hyperloop would transport people across country at 4,000 miles per hour
July 16, 2013, 4:05 p.m. by John Platt
The Tesla Motors and SpaceX innovator wants to keep revolutionizing transportation.
Railway arch-repurposing housing scheme in London nothing to laugh at
July 15, 2013, 4:47 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Despite the unfortunate acronym, London Original Loft (LOL) proposal cleverly repurposes unused railway viaduct arches into cave-like residences with 'roof windows' and plenty of exposed brick.