Hyperloop Transportation Idea
MIT Students Win Elon Musk’s Hyperloop Design Competition
By Cole Mellino | February 2, 2016 9:28 am |
A team of student engineers from Massachusetts Institute of Technology won Best Overall Design in SpaceX’s competition to design a pod for a Hyperloop system that would transport people through high-speed vacuum tubes.
“The public wants something new,” SpaceX CEO Elon Musk told the attendees at this first-ever competition on Saturday at Texas A&M University. “And you’re going to give it to them.”
Three tracks planned to test ‘hyperloop’ transportation idea
January 27, 2016 by By Justin Pritchard
It’s a race befitting the goal of moving passengers and cargo at the speed of sound: Three Southern California companies are building separate test tracks to see how well the “hyperloop” transportation concept works in the real world.