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May 14, 2015 02:00 PM ET // AFP
Positive Train Control systems use satellite and computer data to monitor trains and prevent them from going too fast.
May 14, 2015 09:18 AM ET // Tanya Lewis, LiveScience
Train travel, in general, is safe, but data on crashes suggest there may be safer places and ways to sit on a train.
May 13, 2015 06:30 AM ET // AFP
A passenger train derailed and overturned in Philadelphia, killing at least seven people and leaving a horrific scene of mangled metal and broken glass.
Apr 26, 2015 10:00 AM ET // Tracy Staedter
This week on Tasty Tech, we have a cappuccino-brewing robot, clear clay and the fastest train in the world.
Apr 17, 2015 08:04 AM ET
A man and his friend travel by cargo train across the Mauritania Railway, a 700-kilometer journey in a country crippled by terrorism, slavery, and poverty. Find out why they take this dangerous ride.
Feb 17, 2015 12:10 PM ET // Paul Heltzel
A freight train carrying crude oil derailed, leaking oil into a river, and setting 15 cars on fire.
Oct 17, 2014 10:00 AM ET // AFP
A high-speed rail could cut the trip between Russia and China from six days to two.
Oct 13, 2014 12:54 PM ET // Tracy Staedter
By 2020, the city will have a fleet of 250 new subway cars transporting passengers on air-cooled, driverless trains. Continue reading →
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