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15 responses to “Google Invests In Human-Powered Monorail System”

  1. Aj Gupta

    I absolutely love the idea. I only wish it wasn’t as claustrophobic as it looks in the pictures. But this is the best way for people to travel small distances. Google is doing an awesome job in helping us keep the environment green! Brilliant stuff!

  2. max

    good post,thanks~

  3. Frank Simon

    Yeah, google has invested in many companies in the last 6 months, Inclduing eco solutions, and apparently wants to invest in twitter

  4. Stu

    Cool. I wonder how the claustrophobic commuters would handle it.

  5. Bystander

    Well, that looks completely ridiculous. I think I’d stick with my bike.

  6. Per S

    Ohh, I saw this on slashdot a few weeks ago, I’m glad they got funded!

  7. Jason

    Laughable. This is a cheap ad for google. One million dollar ad campaign that will be regurgitated endlessly on liberal environmental blogs endlessly and used to fill dead air time as a quaint story. Nuclear power is clean energy but it keeps capitalism alive so all you fabian socialists are against it. Meanwhile, there are nuclear power plants everywhere in the socialist world.

  8. John Z Wetmore

    Chernobyl, for example.

  9. sameer singh

    more people have died on the road than in any number of nuclear related incidents. what do you suggest, we shut down roads, and grow wings?

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