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.
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".
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.
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.
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.
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.
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 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??
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!
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...
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.
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!
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?
Watch Messi the Puma Outperform Dogs in Training!
Surprisingly, Messi has the most gentle of natures and is even better trained than the dogs in this video! Messi the Puma Trains With Dogs animals, cute, video, dogs, cat, training, puma, animal video, messi the puma Messi is a puma who lives the life of a gentle pet.
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...
Incredible! These Rodents are Trained to Save Lives!
This African Pouch Rat Is Trained To Find Landmines nature, animals, video, saving lives, Not-for-Profit Organization, NGO, african pouch rats, explosives The Belgian Not-For-Profit organization, APOPO, has found a very unique way to save lives.
Hop Aboard the LONGEST Train Journeys in the World
They may not be as quick or convenient as flying, but train journeys will always have a special charm about them. One can't also deny that train travel is a modern and vintage way of traveling responsibly.
Wow! What a Fascinating Train Ride Through the Swiss Alps
Take a magical train ride through the winter wonderland that is the Swiss Alps with this video! This is probably the most jaw-dropping and beautiful train ride on the planet, spanning through snow-covered forests, scenic bridges, and numerous tunnels and it’s called the Glacier Express.
How to Train Your Cat - A Video Guide
Did you know that it's possible to train cats, just like it is to train dogs? The methodology might be somewhat different, but the end results are just as satisfying.