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23Elon Musk's Hyperloop details coming in August, will be open source

Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk has lobbed yet another teaser on Twitter. For anyone dying to get details on his lightning-fast "Hyperloop" transportation concept, news will be delivered on August 12.

AddJapan ups the ante again on high speed trains, 217 mph!

The Japanese already have some of the fastest trains in the world and it looks like Kawasaki Heavy Industries is about to give travelers another reason not to get airborne. The new Environmentally Friendly Super Express Train will hit speeds up to 217 mph thanks to a slick shape to slice through the air and lightweight construction. Those same features will help the electrically-powered super-train use less energy. Also contributing to reduced energy consumption is a regenerative braking system

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