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The beauty of the The Life Box® is its universality of use, that it adds virtally negligible weight to a cardboard box.

 

It empowers individuals to help offset climate change by planting trees that are literally at their finger tips

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Artist concept drawing of passengers entering the Hyperloop transport vehicle. Hyperloop Technologies

Last Updated: March 15th, 2016 08:02pm

Hyperloop One is changing the way we think about transportation

What Is Hyperloop?

 

Hyperloop is the fifth mode of transportation. It will allow the world to transport people and commercial goods inexpensively, safely, and at speeds never thought possible.

 

The futuristic Hyperloop technology has high energy efficiency coupled with electric propulsion yield an energy elegant, carbon free mode of transportation. And to enable on-demand transport, Hyperloop pods are much smaller than most planes and trains and are designed to depart as often as every 10 seconds. The concept originated by Tesla's Elon Musk, who believes it will become a viable option for high speed transportation.

"This is the year when we reach our Kitty Hawk moment, which in our terms means the demonstration of the full technology of Hyperloop working at scale, fully deployed with the four primary innovations that we are working on,"

 

Hyperloop Technologies CEO Rob Lloyd

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Moves anything, goes anywhere

 

Above grade, through tunnels, and underwater – and does not restrict access or right of way. It is the fastest, cleanest, safest way to connect the world.

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Hyperloop Tech moving fast 0-540 KPH in 2 seconds

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