Urban planners in Atlanta, Philadelphia, and New York City have created vibrant inner-city corridors from old rail tracks.
Despite multiple redesigns and some heavy political opposition, construction of the California High-Speed Rail system is well underway.
President-elect Donald Trump’s cabinet is starting to take shape. Most recently, he nominated Elaine Chao to serve as Secretary of Transportation.
From the earliest steam locomotives to today’s high-speed bullet trains, rail has been changing the way we move people and products for more than 200 years — and they’re not slowing down.
Recent studies suggest that electric cars produce just as much particulate pollution as their diesel counterparts.