Japan and trains: The love affair
Bullet trains, metro lines and local routes: spotless, efficient and on time.
Pepper the robot's latest job is in a train station
The robot is speaking French and literally doing 'The Locomotion'.
Most US rail operators won't meet deadline for train safety controls
The end-of-year deadline to have positive train control (PTC) in place won't be met by around 70 percent of rail operators.
US and Chinese firms agree on high-speed rail plan from LA to Vegas
You could soon travel from Los Angeles to Las Vegas in under 90 minutes. While drunk. And potentially gambling.
Anti-graffiti device nabs taggers by sniffing their fumes
Australian taxpayers spent a whopping $34 million last year to remove graffiti from Sydney's commu...
Supersonic air keeps train tracks clear when weather sucks
Unlike forest fires, you personally can't do much to stop trainwrecks. With that in mind, the folk...
Japanese maglev train breaks its own world speed record
The Central Japan Railway company reports that its magnetic levitation bullet train topped 366 mil...
R/C trains haul ore in extreme heat so humans don't have to
It gets hot in the Australian outback; like, really hot. We're talking "130 degrees fahrenheit in...