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Transport’s innovation problem: why haven’t flying cars taken off?

It’s only fair to share…Transport’s innovation problem: why haven’t flying cars taken off? John Preston, University of Southampton and Ben Waterson, University of Southampton Flying cars in The Jetsons and Back to the Future, or Star Trek’s spaceships and teleportation, may have captured the imagination decades ago, but most current methods of transport have been… Read more »

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The future of rail travel, and why it doesn’t look like Hyperloop

It’s only fair to share…The future of rail travel, and why it doesn’t look like Hyperloop Roberto Palacin , Newcastle University As the world’s population becomes increasingly urbanised, it is estimated that the number of journeys measured in passenger-kilometres will triple by 2050. Roads simply can’t absorb this increase. Railways, with their greater capacity for… Read more »