Why Hover Trains Failed to Become the Trains of the Future
During the 1980’s when the train industry was becoming increasingly obsolete and unable to compete with highways and planes, the then revolutionary idea of hover trains was introduced in France.
These Are the 10 of the Fastest Trains On the Planet...
As technology advanced, many gave up on trains as a form of transportation in favor of airplanes, but train technology took incredible steps ahead as well. These trains zoom between destinations in speeds cars can only dream about. 10.
The Fascinating Transformation of Trains through the Ages
There’s something quite fascinating about trains, isn’t there? Ever since the invention of the first steam locomotive railway in 1804, train travel has become an essential part of human life. Over the last 200 years, rail transport has proven to be one of mankind’s greatest gifts.
The Biggest Model Train Set in the World is Incredible
If you love model trains and toy models in general, you've got to see this Guinness Record holder for the biggest, most incredible train model set in the world, located in Germany. Come with us as we explore this 'Wunderland' of model trains!
The Future Will Be Fast With These High-Speed Trains
Have you ever had the opportunity of riding aboard a high-speed train? It’s quite amazing how fast trains all over the world have become these days and how quickly they are helping people zip from one city to another. However, the future holds even more promise.
These Are the Most Incredible Trains Ever Built
Here are the 10 most amazing trains ever built: 10. Rotary Snowplow Image Source Why it’s amazing: Heavy snowfall can be problematic for just a regular train, blocking railways and making them inaccessible.
Discover the Beauty of Powerful Steam Trains...
Ever since he was a little kid staring at his toy train running around the Christmas tree, Matthew Malkiewicz knew he loved trains. In 2005 he bought his first digital camera and started taking pictures of what will eventually become this amazing series, called "Lost Tracks of Time".
Here Are Some of the USA's Most Stunning Train Routes
Thankfully, not every journey by train needs to be so painful, since the USA is home to loads of scenic train routes that are perfect for the whole family to enjoy together. Here are 8 of the very best: 1.
12 Train Rides with the Most Sensational Views Possible
Since the first steam-powered locomotive was displayed in 1804, trains have shaped the course of humanity. By allowing people and freights to be carried along known routes at high speeds, trains made the world smaller, trade goods more available, and travel faster.
The World's First Zero-Emissions Train Is to Enter Service
Trains, buses and trucks are all vital to the modern world, but the vast majority of them use huge amounts of fuel and create tons of air pollution. What’s even worse is that they represent a (thus far) missed opportunity for making the world’s cities greener.
All Aboard the Fastest Steam Trains in Locomotive History!
Only four of them were built, and the number two train registered its 113mph top speed over a 12.5-mile run, which was completed in 1935. Sadly there are no trains of this type left in existence - all were scrapped after 1951. 4.
Ride Through a German Town In 1902 on 'The Flying Train'
What’s unique about it is that the video is shot aboard a suspended railcar, also known as the “flying train”, which almost makes it appear futuristic. Let's now time travel to vintage Germany and explore the world of this small town from more than 100 years ago.
You Feel like Royalty Inside These 10 Exotic Trains
Imagine being inside an exotic train that resembles a posh 5-star hotel and takes you on a trip on some of the most breathtaking destinations. Doesn’t that sound like a fantasy? Well, in this video, you will get to discover some of the world’s best luxury train rides.
A Toy Train in Space!
At 4 years old, this dad's son has a playmate - his toy train named stanley. They do everything together. So this dad decided to do something no other kid's dad has done - send his favourite toy to space and back!
The History of One of the Fastest Trains on Earth
In this video, you can learn about the history and inner workings of Japanese bullet trains, which are some of the highest-speed trains on the planet.
This Has Got to Be the Best Trained Cat in the World
We all know you can train a dog to perform tricks, but did you know that you can also train cats? Meet Didga – a cat that’s probably better trained than your dog, and can perform the most incredible tricks with ease. Who Said That Cats Cannot Be Trained??
Hilarious: Three Guys Are In Training
A policeman was interrogating 3 guys who were training to become detectives. To test their skills in recognizing a suspect, he shows the first guys a picture for 5 seconds and then hides it. "This is your suspect, how would you recognize him?"
This Training Session Will Have You Melting In Seconds
This little pup is no different, only very well trained for such a young age, and so utterly adorable I can watch this little session over and over again...
The Most Gorgeous Train Rides in the USA...
Seeing the country by train will also allow you to loosen your grip on the steering wheel for a change, and free up your hands for a cocktail instead!
Think That Cats Can't Be Trained? Think Again!
Another amazing performance from the French Le Plus Grand Cabaret du Monde, this time featuring trained Angora cats performing an assortment of tricks that would bring many dogs to shame. Incredible Angora Cats at the Cabaret performance, video, cats, show, cabaret Thought one can't train cats?
Iconic Trains That Reshaped the Course of History
Ever since the invention of the first steam locomotive railway in 1804, train travel has become a significant part of human life. There was a time when the transportation of passengers and goods by trains could not even be imagined.
All Aboard the Mystery Train!
In this creative and beautiful new photo series, named “The Canadian: Ghost Train Crossing Canada”, photographer Jeff Friesen travels across Canada, taking photos of the surrounding landscape, in which he artfully places this little vintage toy train to make it look like part of the picture.
The Love Train Like You've Never Seen It Before!
These bear cubs are not trained, they are simply very fond of each other and like to give each other bear hugs and ear nashing . They like it so much, it seems, that you can find them making a huge conga line or a 'love train' so that everyone can get a nash...
A 60 Year Train Ride!
In 1953, the BBC filmed a video documenting the train ride from London to Brighton, speeded up so the whole journey could be watched in just four minutes. Thirty years later, in 1983, they did so again. Now we are 30 years later yet again, and have 3 train rides to compare, of over 60 years!